Warehouse Team Leader, Grantham


We are looking to recruit a Warehouse Team Leader to join our Warehouse Management Team on a permanent basis at our Distribution site in Grantham.

You’ll be passionate about providing great leadership to the Warehouse Operation and will be responsible for the day to day running of any operational area within the Warehouse, achieving agreed targets and tasks through the effective management of a team of Warehouse Operatives, by utilising Warehouse systems and processes.

You will be expected to cover all operational areas within the Warehouse and will work the following shift patterns: 6am-2pm and 2pm-10pm.

Your main responsibilities will involve:

  • Planning and prioritising daily and weekly tasks, activities and processes, distributing workload and ensuring that all employees have sufficient tools and resources in order to meet daily team targets and requirements.
  • Manage a team on a daily and weekly basis, including planning the labour resources, setting goals and targets, organising required skills and motivating the team to ensure that it is operating at its maximum performance. 
  • Ensuring that all site health and safety policies and procedures are adhered to in order to maintain a safe working environment for all staff  
  • Engage and motivate all members of the Warehouse Team through regular team briefings, group and individual meetings, and manage daily handovers to next shift Warehouse Team Leader and Duty Managers.


To be successful in this role you will have strong, proven experience of managing and developing a team of people and will be a confident leader. You’ll have good working knowledge and understanding of Production/Material Control and Supply Chain processes alongside the ability to work cross-functionally.

It goes without saying that you will be self-motivated, have excellent leadership and people management skills and will be organised and dedicated within the role. Strong communication both verbally and written will be essential, along with being computer literate with experience of MS Office programmes.

To apply for this position please submit your CV and Cover Letter by Monday 24th June 2019


Company: The Random House Group Limited 

Country: United Kingdom 

State/Region: Lincolnshire 

City: Grantham 

Postal Code: NG31 7XQ 

Job ID: 37029

Job Segment: Logistics, Warehouse, Manager, Supply, Supply Chain, Operations, Manufacturing, Management