Logistics and Despatch Supervisor – Award Winning Company – King’s Lynn, Norfolk – up to £22k + benefits

We have a fabulous opportunity with an award winning company based in King’s Lynn, for a proactive, adaptable and flexible Logistics and Despatch Supervisor.

Reporting to the Managing Director and General Manager, and working closely with the Warehouse Supervisor, you will supervise a team of Logistics Administrators to ensure the smooth running of the logistics department. 

Joining a dynamic and growing organisation that distributes globally, the Logistics and Despatch Supervisor will need to have a high level of accuracy and attention to detail, be able to work well under pressure and proactively line manage a team. 

Standard working hours are:
Monday to Thursday: 7am – 4pm
Friday 7am – 3pm

What we’re looking for:

  • Previous experience in a logistics / despatch role, preferably as a supervisor/manager
  • Confident communication skills
  • A strong work ethic
  • Highly organised nature
  • Accurate and a strong eye for detail
  • PC literate
  • Proactive team player
  • Ability to work under pressure and to deadlines
  • Adaptable and flexible

Key responsibilities will include: 

  • Managing the day to day working of the logistics department and team 
  • Working closely with the Warehouse Supervisor to ensure the departments work together to provide a good service
  • General logistic responsibilities – picking off orders, shipping orders and emailing despatch notes to clients; ensuring returns/collections paperwork is completed and booking containers
  • Answering customer queries as required
  • Ensuring Health and Safety within the logistics office is adhered to
  • Wearing all allocated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) when necessary
  • Plus more

This is a fabulous company to work for; our client values their employees, pays competitively and offers a vibrant and motivational working environment. 

If you’ve got the right skill set, the desire to work hard in a dynamic environment and have experience in a Logistics / Despatch environment we want to hear from you! Please submit your CV ASAP quoting ‘MA – Logistics and Despatch Supervisor – King’s Lynn, Norfolk’

Follow us on LinkedIn here.

To apply for this job email your details to maxa@carousel.co.uk.

Share this vacancy on Social Media!

Max Armitage

Max Armitage

Max joins Carousel’s Kings Lynn team and brings with him years of experience within the Care Sector. Transferring his many skills to benefit a wider audience, Max’s expertise covers IT and manufacturing and finding that proverbial needle in a haystack.Max is the consummate professional whose interests include sports and social media; he uses his amazing IT ability to source and select candidates that are elusive to less experienced operators.