Warehouse Manager USA

Job Ref: 9
Job Category: Sales
Salary: Competitive
Hours Full Time, Mon-Fri
Closing Date: 06 January 2019
Job Requirements

JOB DESCRIPTION – Warehouse Manager  

Job Title: Warehouse Manager

Hours:Full Time, Monday to Friday

Location:Our warehouse in Louisville, KY 40210, USA 

Salary: Competitive; based on experience 

Overall Objective: To lead a small warehouse team to assist in the process of getting goods in and despatching them to customers quickly.
Job Duties

Role Overview

You will be an important part of a small successful team focusing on being the best and most famous BMX retailer in the World. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading, managing and developing a small team based in our new fulfilment warehouse in Louisville, Kentucky. 

This is a role that would suit someone who is highly organised and efficient and who has a strong work ethic and a thirst to learn. We are establishing a new venture in the US so we are looking for a leader who has a track record of managing and motivating people and working in and around BMX.     

An interest in BMX is essential; with a track record in the industry an advantage. 

Experience of warehouse and shipping systems would also be considered an advantage; though not essential. Training on our systems will be provided.

There is significant potential for this role to grow and develop as the business grows and the team becomes larger.

Principal Areas of Responsibility                 

ACTIVITY

FREQUENCY

SKILLS REQUIRED

Managing Warehouse Team and Goods Out (30% of time)

 

 

Organise Warehouse Team to efficiently and effectively despatch customer orders

Daily

Excellent organisational and time management skills, the ability to motivate and manage a team 

Organise Warehouse Team to replenish stock and re-organise warehouse effectively

Daily

Excellent organisational and time management skills, the ability to motivate and manage a team. Tactical thinking. 

Train and Manage staff 

Weekly

Excellent communication and motivational skills. The Ability to communicate issues and train the team to improve.  

Managing Goods In (50% of the time)

 

 

Put away stock as part of the team. 

Daily

Excellent attention to detail, the ability to work quickly and diligently to follow processes. Must have good communication skills to work with others in the warehouse.  

 

 

 

Ad-Hoc Projects (20% of the time – sometimes more)

 

 

Lead on Ad-hoc projects such as staff recruitment, warehouse planning and liaising with the UK-based team on various projects

When Required

Excellent planning and communication skills. Ability to coordinate lots of key activities simultaneously, and manage project effectively  

 

 

 

Essential Criteria

Expectations, Performance and Development 

We will agree a set of performance indicators or objectives, which will form the basis of regular reviews. 

We will have regular catch up sessions to review performance. 

What We Require From You

1.     You have a strong willingness and optimistic attitude to grow with this role.

2.   You arrive on time for work every day; at least 10 minutes before you’re due to start. 

3.     You are highly positive in your thoughts, words, actions and appearance. 

4.     You are extremely organised and efficient and deliver even when under pressure.

5.   You strive to offer the best customer service and product information in our industry by going the extra mile. 

6.     You will fully live the vision, mission and values of the Company.

7.     You enjoy working independently and alone without constant supervision, and have an eye and passion for excellence in everything you do. 

8.     When working as part of a team you value the input of others and take responsibility for the part you have to play.

9.     You have a “consider it done” attitude and hate making excuses when things are not done; you must see life as managing conflicting priorities and be good at it. 

10.  You learn from your mistakes, continually acquire new skills and ways of improving what you do. 

11.  You are proficient at using computers and Internet programs. 

12.  You have a great team ethic and enjoy showing loyalty and support to each team member.

13.  You look for new ways to improve our business and processes and suggest them to management where you will always be listened to

What you can Expect from the Role

1.     You will be part of the Worlds’ biggest and best BMX retailer.  

2.     You will primarily be based in Louisville, KY. 3 miles from Downtown Louisville (parking is provided and the warehouse is situated on a major bus route). A cell phone and laptop will be provided. 

3.     You will have access to support and training where you will get as much assistance as you require. 

4.     You will be able to purchase products at cost price plus 10% 

Desirable Criteria

Hot To Apply : 

Please email your CV and a covering letter to Rich via info@sourcebmx.com by January 6th2019. We will be conducting telephone interviews and, if possible, face-to-face interviews in Louisville from January 13-18th. For more information or to arrange a call before applying please contact Rich via email. 

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