Operations Manager, Warehouse Management & related
£30,000 Per Annum
Warehouse & Logistics Manager
Strive are delighted to represent our client, a market leading FMCG distributor with significant plans of growth over the next few years, in their search for an exceptional Warehouse & Logistics Manager based near Stafford.
Reporting into the General Manager, this is a superb opportunity to take ownership of the operational teams performance and to be a key player in the business’s growth and development of the team and the site’s operations.
·Management & Operating of all warehouse functions – including Pick/Pack, Despatch, Returns, Quality Control and Inventory.
·Lead from the front this is a hands-on role
·Management of eCommerce, Shopify Platform, Stock Levels
·SAP Business Warehouse Management System
·Arrange Pallet & Supervise Parcel deliveries
·Stock Control, Accuracy & Reporting.
·Ensure continuous Improvement techniques are used and bringing more 'rigour to process'.
·Data analysis in order to make critical decisions.
·Direct Management responsibility of a supervisory team of 4-6 people.
·Management of a shipping and packaging budget of circa £250,000 PA.
·Engagement, Coaching and Mentoring of your team.
·Suggesting & Leading Commercial Improvements within your operation.
·Health & Safety for your site.
·Ensure the warehouse, yard and all other site facilities are kept clean, tidy and safe.
·Collaborative communication with the Sales, Manufacturing & Account teams on a regular basis.
·Arrange deliveries and collections from subcontractors.
·Packing and assembly of kits for distribution.
·Excellent people leadership skills with proven management / mentoring experience
·Hard-working and willingness to get stuck in across all functions.
·Knowledge & experience of implementing & standardizing SOP’s to ensure continuous improvement across all operational functions.
·The ability to effectively prioritise workload in order to meet set deadlines
·Experience in setting up and growing distribution operations
·Engaging and collaborative leadership
This is a fantastic opportunity that offers genuine growth within a newly established business but with an experienced and supportive senior management team around you. Your future is in your own hands with superb development opportunities! Apply now for immediate consideration.