Warehouse Team Leader at Greggs

Greggs is on the lookout for suitable candidates with experience in leading a team to fill the role of Warehouse Team Leader. Applications from individuals who tick all the required boxes are welcome.

Greggs has been around for over 80 years building a reputation for offering great quality, freshly prepared food at low prices with friendly service. We are a much-loved and trusted brand that is for everyone and available to serve our customers wherever, whenever and however they choose.

At Greggs, the purpose is to make great-tasting and freshly prepared food that’s accessible to everyone no matter where you live or how much is in your wallet – because everyone deserves tasty food.

Position: Warehouse Team Leader

Salary: £12.75 per hour

Job Type: Full Time

Location: UK

About the Role

You will be contracted to work 39 hours per week, generally on a 5 from 7 shift pattern (including weekend working) on a dayshift. Exact times can vary but typically involve starting at 07:30AM

As a Warehouse Team Leader, you’ll be at the heart of our Warehouse team, leading, managing and motivating a great team to make sure the day-to-day Warehousing and Despatch operation runs smoothly. 

Main Duties

  • Leading and working alongside a small, close-knit team, as a Team Leader you’ll make sure that all orders are filled on time and accurately in line with Food Safety, Health and Safety and legal compliance.
  • You will be responsible for a specific department and the team of colleagues, making sure that the team and individual targets are achieved, all while the site processes and policies are followed.
  • Positive and enthusiastic, you’ll engage with your team and be on hand to provide direction and support, whilst making sure the team is working effectively.


  • You’ve had some experience of leading a team and love playing an active part in the success of your workmates
  • You’ve ideally had experience of working within a Warehouse or Manufacturing environment within the food industry
  • You’re happy talking to a variety of people from different backgrounds and you can discuss your teams results with the Warehouse Manager as naturally as having a chat with your colleagues on the floor
  • You’re good at planning and organising your own work and time, as well as your teams, to make sure targets are met
  • You have a good level of numeracy and literacy and you’re able to follow specific processes and procedures
  • You know what you’re talking about when it comes to using Microsoft Word and Excel and you’ve ideally had experience working with SAP systems


  •  Competitive pay
  • 4.2 weeks annual leave, pro-rated, increasing with service, plus bank holidays
  • Colleague discount, up to 50% off our own-produced products
  • Paid breaks
  • Free hot drinks while on a shift break
  • Profit share: We want everyone to share in the success of the business, so we distribute 10% of our profits to all our employees who have at least 6-month service, or more, each year
  • Share save schemes that let you buy discounted Greggs shares, by saving a set amount of money over a fixed time, to have an even bigger share of our profits
  • Career progression and learning and development
  • Employee Assistance Programme; A free, confidential helpline, offering advice and support with financial, relationship, work-related and wellbeing issues, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Including a mobile app providing a range of wellness content on physical, mental, social, and financial wellbeing
  • Perks and savings, such as digital gift card discounts, online cashback, in-store and online coupons and lifestyle offers
  • Colleague Networks – internal groups where colleagues and their allies can share their own experiences, offer feedback on the way we do things at Greggs, and provide support to one another

Required Documents

  1. CV/Resume
  2. Cover Letter

Application Process

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Application Deadline

June 26, 2024

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