Warehouse Manager, Aberdeen 

Competitive salary

Discretionary bonus scheme

31 days’ holiday with additional days linked to service. 

Nu Style Products, part of the Donaldson Group, established in 1860, is one of UK’s largest, privately owned timber companies. We are a family of 17 businesses and brands, ranging from B2B, retail, ecommerce, all with shared values and a common vision, driven by the desire to always do good. We are focused on always providing a number one customer experience, embracing innovation, and doing things in a sustainable way, not just for our business but also for the communities we operate in. But most of all, our People are at the heart of everything we do, which is why we are committed to nurturing and empowering our 1,500+ colleagues across the UK.

As a 6th generation family-owned business, Donaldson Group is committed to providing colleague benefits that are truly valuable. Benefits include but are not limited to 31 days’ holiday, inclusive of Statutory Bank Holidays, Length of service awards, Company sick pay, Employee Assistance Programme, (24/7 helpline, counselling sessions, legal, debt and life management advice line).

The Role 

We are seeking a highly proven, effective, and self-motivated Warehouse Manager. Our team is dedicated to excellence, and we are looking for someone who shares our commitment to quality and efficiency. As a Warehouse Manager, you will lead and develop a team of up to 20 employees within the department. This role demands flexibility, adaptability, and excellent problem-solving skills. You will be responsible for managing core materials, finished products, and all stock in between, ensuring high attention to detail and a methodical approach.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Effectively lead, build, and grow the department, fostering a positive and productive work environment.
  • Monitor and achieve key performance indicators, ensuring departmental output meets business objectives.
  • Oversee the scheduling of Goods in and Goods out, ensuring smooth and efficient operations.
  • Work closely with the Transport Department and other departments to enhance inter-departmental relationships and processes.
  • Continuously review and update procedures to align with current company policies and practices.
  • Conduct general daily, weekly, and monthly audits, and play a key role in annual stock counts.
  • Maintain strong relationships with customers and suppliers, ensuring effective communication and service.
  • Oversee department training, ensuring staff are well-trained and compliant with health and safety standards.
  • Ensure the department adheres to all health and safety regulations.
  • Manage invoicing, purchase orders, and procurement processes efficiently.
  • Handle department recruitment, payroll, hours, shifts, and ROTA management. 

Our Perfect Candidate

Our perfect candidate will have the following attributes:

  • Proven experience in warehouse management, with exceptional people management skills.
  • Strong leadership abilities with the capability to inspire and motivate a team.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and adaptability to evolving business needs.
  • High attention to detail and a methodical approach to work.
  • Experience in planning, scheduling, and logistics.
  • Familiarity with health and safety regulations and best practices.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • CMI/ILM certification is advantageous but not a requirement.

If you are a proactive and experienced Warehouse Manager looking to make a significant impact we want to hear from you!

Hours of the role are 40 per week.

If this sounds like the perfect job for you then do not hesitate to apply by sending your full C.V. to: Recruitment@donaldson-timber.co.uk