Team Manager - Truganina DC

Location: 

Truganina, VIC, AU

Category:  Southern Region Logistics
Work Type:  Permanent Full Time

Who are We?

 

At Target, we’re getting back to what we’re famous for - real quality, that’s really affordable.
We’re making products that stand up to the test of everyday life, at prices that don’t cost the earth. 
We’re making mums happy. Kids smile. Family life, that little bit easier.
We’re making sure every Australian can enjoy our products, whilst making a positive difference to our planet so families can trust and rely on us for generations to come.
That’s the Target Australians needs right now. And that’s the Target we’re here to be.
 
As an iconic Australian retailer with over 125 stores nationally and a rapidly growing online presence, we’re immensely proud of our history and need people to join us who are as excited by our future as we are.

 

What will you do?

 

We currently have one exciting Team Manager opportunity at our Distribution Centre in Truganina . As a Team Manager - you will be reporting to the VIC RDC Operations Manager in supporting Target Distribution Centre operations by leading and managing Team Leaders and Team Members in the Distribution Centre to ensure containers are unpacked, replenishment stock is held and merchandise is dispatched to stores at a best in class service level, in a safe and cost efficient environment. Team managers must lead with Target values (Teamwork, Respect, Ethical, Accountable & Deliver results).


 
Key responsibilities will include:

 

• Ensure Safety & Wellbeing of workplace
• Maintain a high-level standard of warehouse cleanliness and housekeeping
• Optimise customer service levels, ensuring they are met or exceeded
• Achieve KPIs for the area by controlling Labor and Expenses within department
• Lead and manage the daily operations area including coordination of inbound and outbound activities to meet business requirements
• Ensure all performance issues are identified and dealt with accordingly
• Ensure development and succession plans are in place
• Ensure performance reviews conducted on time for all team leaders
• Lead by example & display active commitment to compliance
• Ensure accountability through clear roles and performance plans, regular feedback and performance management
 

What are we looking for?

 

The ideal candidate will be highly motivated and energetic with problem solving skills. You are curious and respond skillfully to unfamiliar demands. You can introduce new ways to look at problems and finds opportunities for improvements. Able to push self and others to achieve results and pursues everything with energy, drive, and the need to finish. Collaborates across the distribution centre and Promotes high visibility of shared goals.
 
• Previous warehouse experience
• Technical knowledge of warehouse management systems highly regarded
• Experience leading and developing teams within a Distribution Centre environment
• Relevant post-secondary qualifications an advantage (e.g. Certificate III in Warehouse Operations)
• Certificate IV in Frontline Management an advantage
• Able to communicates effectively; Articulates messages in a way that is broadly understandable.
• Able to gain trust and support of others
• Can be counted on to make progress despite unknown parameters
• Reflects on feedback from others to enhance self-awareness and applies key insights to enhance effectiveness
• Communicates effectively; Articulates messages in a way that is broadly understood


But we don’t just look for someone based on their skills and experience, our people work together and champion the Target values and behaviours.  We are a business where our values and people matter, and we need like-minded people to join us!

 

What will you get?

 

Target has some great benefits, including:
 
•Great career opportunities across the Wesfarmers Group
•Team Member discounts across Target, Kmart, Bunnings, Officeworks and Catch Membership
•Access to Employee Assistance Program
•Novated leasing options
•Paid parental leave scheme
 

We don’t just look for people based on their skills and experience, our people work together and champion the Target values and behaviours.  We are a business where our values and people matter, and we need like-minded people to join us!

Target values diversity and we pride ourselves on representing the diverse and multicultural communities of which we are a part.

Agencies will only be engaged if required. Please do not contact us or send applicants to us unless requested to by the Talent Acquisition Team.