Greencore Group

Inbound Front Line Manager

Northamptonshire, Northampton
23 Nov 2016
07 Dec 2016
Greencore Group
Contract Type
Full Time

Company Information

Greencore Group is a leading international manufacturer of convenience foods. Our ambition doesn't stop at being the world's largest sandwich producer, we're looking for passionate, talented people who can help us to drive our future success. People who innovate, create, lead and inspire. We set the bar high, and expect that our people do too.

Greencore Food to Go Northampton is undergoing unprecedented growth with over £30 Million invested in our site. The end result is that we have recently opened our 4th unit and are in the process of building our 5th, which is due to open in early 2017. Greencore always look to put people at the core, and at Northampton our Learning and Development team have delivered well over 30,000 hours of training in the past year alone. We offer a clear and well defined career path and will actively look at how we can enable our colleagues to push themselves forward.

The Role

We are currently looking for a Front Line Manager to lead the logistic teams' activities for a shift to ensure that they operate safely, meet planned output and key cost metrics.

Key Accountabilities

You will need to plan and direct shift resources and equipment, responding to identified risks and issues by appropriately redirecting resource, to meet planned outputs. Actively managing a safe working environment at all times by ensuring all tasks are conducted in a safe manner. Communication with suppliers, customers and third parties is key to build positive working relationships and address localised operational risks and issues.

Skills & Experience

You will need to provide leadership and direction to the logistics shift teams to ensure that people are engaged, focused and delivering their potential. Ensuring all mandatory / skills training is up to date for operators.

Have knowledge of the distribution/warehouse business and propose and implement continuous improvements, manage shift costs in line with a budget.

Excellent customer service and a high level of numeracy and literacy is essential.