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Shift Manager - Stourton, Leeds

2 roles available

DAYS – 4040 6am/6pm

NIGHTS - 4O4O 6pm/6am


Who are Arla Foods?

  • We are the UK’s largest Dairy.
  • We are a farmer owned co-operative.
  • We are the creator of household brands such as Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak®, Castello®, and many more of your favourites!

Are you an experienced Shift Manager within the FMCG industry? We are looking for an individual who is used to working in a fast paced setting and knows the warehouse environment. Are you ready to really make a difference and have a positive impact? This position is working for one of the largest Dairy companies in the world which will give you a great opportunity to develop and excel your skills to further your career.


The role will be based at Stourton NDC, Leeds which is a fast paced and unique site that has both a pallet and milk operation and is a key part of the UK network #feedingthenation. Reporting

directly into the Operations Manager, you will join a team of 8 Shift Managers where you will lead a team of circa 25 staff including Warehouse Operatives and Supervisors.


Your key responsibilities will be:


  • Driving the health and safety culture and standards at site.
  • Training, engaging and upskilling staff to drive high performing teams.
  • Target setting and optimisation within own team and shared learning across teams.
  • Leading and supporting the cultural journey at site and managing and adapting to change.
  • Ensures that your area of responsibility meets and exceeds the KPIs and budget.
  • Ensures optimal utilisation of resources.
  • Lead the way and connect Arla Foods’ vision, mission, strategy and values to the tasks of the department.
  • Cooperates and coordinates with colleagues in production and transport.
  • Participates in projects, courses and other development activities.



  • Skilled education within logistics, warehousing or equivalent.
  • Experience with handling of goods, preferably food products.
  • Management experience.
  • Experience of using WMS to a high standard


We have a purpose for Good

At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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