Stryker is one of the world’s leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, is driven to make healthcare better. We offer innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes.
We are proud to be named the #5 World’s Best Workplaces and a Best Workplace for Diversity by Fortune Magazine. Learn more about our award-winning organization by visiting stryker.com
Why supply chain at Stryker?
As a member of our Supply Chain team, you will make a daily impact on the lives of others. Apply today and you will get a chance to work with high-functioning, driven people who all have the same mission of making healthcare better. Plus, we have an award-winning culture and were recently named the #5 World's Best Workplace by Fortune!
Warehouse Team Leader - Newbury
The Job's Mission
The Warehouse Team Leader will be one of two Team Leaders who will oversee the management of the company's Inbound and Outbound operations to ensure our products are delivered to our customers. They will be responsible for ensuring service levels and business targets are achieved whilst keeping safety and quality at the heart of the operation. The Team Leader will drive the European Warehouse strategy and coach and develop the team to be high performing and deliver results.
Key Activities & Accountabilities
Lead a diverse team of up to 15 direct reports.
Support the Warehouse Manager in achieving business targets and objectives.
Hold accountability for the delivery of the their shifts operations.
Responsible for shift planning and rostering.
Collaborate with neighbouring functions to exceed the customers' expectations.
Analyse performance and identify continuous improvement initiatives.
Build and nurture relationships with internal and external stakeholders at local and regional level.
Develop talent and create an environment where employees can flourish.
Ensure team members are trained and competent in all activities undertaken.
Drive engagement to align with the company's culture.
Promote a safe working environment and champion quality.
Be an expert in departmental process.
Any other reasonable request in line with the operational needs of the business.
GCSE or higher.
Experience leading a diverse team in a warehouse environment.
LEAN Six Sigma Green or Black belt qualification is an advantage.
Collaboration - we achieve more together, and the Team Leader should lead by example and seek to collaborate at every opportunity.
Innovation - just because it is the way it has always been done like that does not mean that is the best way. We encourage people to be creative and think outside of the box to set ourselves apart from our competitors.
Relationship building - relationships are the foundation of a strong team and a robust network of relationships across the organization are pivotal to our success.
Decision making - in a dynamic environment the ability to show sound judgement and make effective decisions is vital.
Proactive - in a fast-paced operation being ready for anything is vital and a proactive approach and the ability to manage individual and team workload is a key attribute.
Stryker is one of the world's leading medical technology companies and, together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better. The Company offers a diverse array of innovative products and services in Orthopaedics, Medical and Surgical, and Neurotechnology and Spine that help improve patient and hospital outcomes. Stryker is active in over 100 countries around the world.
Together with our customers, we are driven to make healthcare better.
At Stryker, quality is first in everything we do. We are driven to make healthcare better for our customers by
providing innovative products and services that meet regulatory requirements through our effective quality system.
The Company was founded in 1941 by Dr. Homer Stryker and incorporated in 1946 as the Orthopedic Frame Company. In 1964, the Company’s name was changed to Stryker Corporation.
• $13.6 billion in annual sales in 2018; annual revenue has grown for 39 straight years
• 17.1% CAGR (compound annual growth rate) in sales over 39 years
• ~36,000 employees globally in 2018
• 43 manufacturing and research & development locat...ions worldwide
• Included in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index
• Ranked # 233 on Fortune Magazine’s “FORTUNE 500” list for 2019
• Ranked # 3 on Fortune Magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for the “Medical Equipment” industry for 2019
• Ranked # 11 on Fortune Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list (U.S.) for 2019
• Spent $862 million on R&D in 2018
• 7,784 patents owned globally in 2018
• Initial public offering of stock was in 1979
• Listed on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker SYK