Greggs Jobs – Warehouse Manager

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Vacancy Details

We have an exciting opportunity for a Warehouse Manager to join us here at Greggs Enfield , on a full-time, permanent basis.

Reporting to the Logistics Manager, the key focus of the role is to grow, manage and direct the warehouse operation at the D.C ensuring that the products are delivered to shops safely, legally, cost efficiently, on time and in full.


£40,000- £43,000 depending on experiemce

Work Pattern

Our working hours are usually day shift Monday – Friday, however due to the nature of the business you may be required to work alternative hours to fulfil business needs.

Job Description

  • Taking responsibility for the implementation of the business plan for the future growth of the Distribution Centre.
  • Overseeing the recruitment and development of the warehouse team to be able to deliver to 500+ shops
  • Ensuring goods are available to be despatched to the shops at the time required to meet service levels
  • Acting as Site Super User for Pick By Light and site contact for communications with system owners
  • Leading and acting as Champion for warehouse management systems
  • Creating and implementing rota patterns for 24-7 cover whilst maintaining service and budgetary control
  • Reviewing internal customer interface and systems to identify actions to improve customer satisfaction
  • Developing and maintaining set Key Performance Indicators and ensuring these are fully utilised to drive improvement
  • Leading the weekly Logistics site team meetings to identify areas to improve cost and customer service KPI performance
  • Managing the despatch process to ensure continuous improvement.
  • Managing MHE compliance for training to ensure all accidents and near misses are managed in line with company procedures.
  • Ensuring that Health and Safety and Food Hygiene regulations and standards are adhered to
  • Ensuring that Team training is carried out within company policy and legal compliance
  • Leading the team with high visibility through regular meetings and coaching, promoting a culture of achievement and responsibility in line with the values,
  • Carrying out PDR’s with direct reports, agreeing targets and objectives, conducting monthly 1 to 1’s and agreeing individual development plans to forge strong communication links within the department.
  • Assisting the Logistics Manager in identifying and developing proactive warehouse approaches


  • Able to design and implement rota profiles for 24-7 warehouse operation
  • Able to lead the site for implementing new systems into an operation.
  • Able to lead the site Experience of being site lead for warehouse management systems
  • Advanced level of experience of all Microsoft packages
  • Experience of a FMCG daily fresh operation


  • Our Greggs Employee discount Scheme is very generous, offering you up to 50% off our food
  • Your holiday entitlement starts with 5 weeks, in addition to bank holidays, which increases with service up to a maximum of 6 weeks after 25 years’ service. (Pro-rata for part time)
  • After 6 months service you may be eligible for our profit share scheme
  • You will be invited to participate in our Management Bonus Scheme which is worth up to 7.5% of your salary, subject to the Company meeting certain performance criteria.
  • You will automatically join our Greggs pension scheme which is a fantastic way to save for your retirement and allows you to benefit from employer contributions and tax advantages
  • Defined contribution management pension scheme
  • Death in service benefit which provides a lump-sum payment equal to 4 times your year’s salary

Other benefits include

  • Private Medical Insurance which is free for you and subsidised for your dependants
  • Permanent Health Insurance which is a replacement income scheme
  • Share Save and Share Incentive Schemes
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme

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