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Shift Manager

Date: 12-Nov-2021

Location: Essex, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


Are you looking to put your warehouse experience and leadership skills to good use? Do you like the idea of a job that can give you both career stability and a genuine opportunity to progress? Do you want to work for the best-known name in the industry?

We're looking for a Shift Manager to join at our Basildon and West Thurrock sites. You'll report into the Warehouse Manager and lead a large team of operational colleagues (as well a structure of Team Leaders). 


Pay, benefits and more:

We're looking to offer a salary of up £38,000 per annum. In addition, we offer a generous annual leave entitlement, as well as the option to buy additional days. You'll have access to a variety of high street discounts, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Manage a large team of Team Leaders and Warehouse Operatives on a day-to-day basis
  • Develop and maintain plans and reports, forecasting storage capacity, controlling headcount and managing performance
  • Get involved in query investigation and resolve any operational issues, escalating them when appropriate
  • Drive health and safety, engagement activity and the smooth on-boarding of new starters


What you need to succeed at GXO:

  • A proven track record in managing a large team in a warehouse environment at Shift Manager level
  • The ability to act as a leader, driving best practice at all times
  • A focused and flexible approach to work
  • Confidence in the use of IT and the ability to communicate effectively in both a written and verbal capacity


Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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