Supervisor Inbound


We are looking for an experienced Supervisor to join our Inbound team. 

Areas of accountability

Be responsible for improving and maintaining a fast, high quality and cost effective Inbound process for products and meeting all relevant team and individual KPIs in line with our OGSMs

Continually look to learn from best practice within and outside of Kramp and translate this into a clear action plan for the team

Ensure one team culture within logistics and other teams within Kramp UK as well as support the other Outbound supervisors as and when required

Manage the day to day running of the team ensuring goods are day stamped, KPI’s are monitored and achieved

Work closely with the Team Manager Logistics in setting daily and weekly targets and ensuring these are met

Communicate clear work instructions effectively to the team and carry out daily or weekly stand ups as required

Motivate and focus staff to achieve throughput and quality targets

Implement "Right first time" quality assurance to improve and maintain our high level of service to our customers

Monitor staff working hours and manage attendance effectively and in line with our policies

Identify and report staff training requirements, coach and develop staff

Manage training requirements (including Health and Safety) to ensure people can work across all areas within Logistics to help us manage absence and busy periods

Provide leadership and operate as a role model, offering mentoring, training and motivating small teams of logistics operators

Implement company procedures, ensuring that best practices are observed and safe systems of work are being followed

Ensure that good housekeeping and 5S is in place and sustained

Co-ordinate resources with our Team Manager Logistics, to ensure work is addressed in a safe and timely manner

Create a positive and engaging working environment

Proactively raise operational issues in a timely manner to the Team Maanger Logistics

Support the Team Manager Logistics with new initiatives and facilitate change Appraise and manage performance, capability and conduct 

Carry out Operational activities (picking, packing, put away etc. ) to support the team as and when required

Job requirements

  • A level or equivalent

  • Previous Logistics supervisory experience

  • A Focused and motivated individual with a desire to progress and develop

  • Embraces change and comes up with new ways of doing things

  • A keen eye for detail and a sound understanding of right first time

  • Strong communication skills with a mature and professional approach

  • A flexible attitude to working hours

  • Maintain a tidy and professional working environment with a special emphasis on health and safety

  • IT skills are essential

  • Hands on and willing to step in as and when required to help the team

Biggleswade (UK)