Logistics Team Leader

Mego is proud to be recruiting for a world class, market leading manufacturer based in Plymouth.

We are proud to be assisting with the recruitment of a Logistics Team Leader.
The Logistics Team Leader will take full managerial responsibility for personnel in the despatch department.


This role will start on day, moving to nights on comletion of training.
Responsibilities (Not limited to) –

Ensure compliance with the company health and safety policies and procedures – Including: Risk assessments, safety audits, PPE adherence, incident and accident reporting in accordance with set time frames.
Ensure compliance with the company quality standards and procedures –on time delivery, pick accuracy, storage and handling of parts, adherence to packaging standards, cycle counting and manage stock accuracy initiatives in line with the company’s strategy.


Efficiency by area – Manage, review and drive improvements in line with the company KPI, including any systems improvements.


Daily output vs plan – Work with planning, production and sales to ensure daily targets and customer requirements are met, and in particular, driving on time delivery.


Manning calculations and justification in line with volume requirements.


Arrange/ensure personnel within area of responsibility have received the required training prior to undertaking their duties.

No task should be undertaken without the correct training and sign off.
HR activities: Recruitment & selection of staff, appraisals, reviews, engagement activities, performance management & improvement and investigatory and disciplinary hearings
Improve and sustain continuous improvement initiatives in line with the 5’s standard and maintain the disciplines and adherence to within the areas of responsibility.
Ensure that compliance with shift patterns, break and lunch times is adhered to by all respective personnel within the despatch department.


Maintain and update SOPs within area of responsibility, ensuring documentation correctly reflects the current process and that those processes are followed.


Investigate the root cause of customer complaints related to despatch, and work to achieve long term corrective actions.


Ensure compliance with the latest VAT and customs regulations.
Assist the Logistics & Planning Manager with budgetary tasks and goals.
Liaise and negotiate with external suppliers.
Any other tasks or duties relevant to the role.


Train and coach all employees in the area.

To apply, please call us on 01803 840844 or apply through this website by uploading and submitting your CV now.


  • Location: Plymouth, England
  • Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Edge Recruits
  • Posted: 22-Jun-2022
  • Posted on: careers4a.com