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Warehouse Planning Manager

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  • Sector:

    Distribution & Logistics

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  • Salary:

    Up to £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Nathan Abbey

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    27 March 2024

  • Consultant:

    Nathan Abbey

My client is looking for a Warehouse Planning Manager based in Leicester to join their team.

My client is a leading 3PL Provider.

The key responsibilities of the Warehouse Planning Manager based in Leiestershire are including but not limited to the following.

  • Create and maintain a dynamic planning model to align inventory levels with forecasted demand.
  • Develop and implement inventory strategies to optimise stock levels, reduce carrying costs, and ensure product availability.
  • Monitor and analyse inventory performance, implementing corrective actions as needed.
  • Coordinate with warehouse operations and logistics teams to ensure efficient order fulfilment and on-time delivery.
  • Implement and refine order prioritisation processes based on customer requirements and product availability.
  • Optimise resource allocation, including labour, equipment, and storage space, to maximise efficiency and minimise costs.
  • Work closely with HR to forecast staffing needs and ensure adequate training for warehouse personnel.
  • Continuously evaluate and enhance planning processes to improve overall efficiency and responsiveness to market changes.
  • Implement best practices for demand planning, inventory control, and order fulfilment.
  • Utilise data analytic tools to generate reports and insights on key performance indicators (KPIs).
  • Present findings to leadership and recommend strategic adjustments as necessary.

The successful candidate for the Warehouse Planning Manager position based in Leicestershire will have the following experience, skills and characteristics.

  • Proficient in Excel with advanced skills.
  • Planning experience in warehouse, transport, or logistics environments.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Analytic skills for data-driven decision-making.
  • Organisational skills with a focus on efficient processes.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills for effective collaboration.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously.

£50,000 + Benefits

Employee Discounts

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.