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Warehouse & Transport Operations Manager



Job Title

Operations Manager, Warehouse Management & related


£55,000 Per Annum



Contract Type

Full time

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Our client is a leading FMCG Distributor, who are currently recruiting for a brand new role at their site in West Yorkshire. As Operations Manager, you will be responsible for managing and developing the busy operations teams across both Warehouse and Transport.

With 5 Direct Reports and c160 FTEs on site, as Operations Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Delivering all elements of the Operations in line with plan, across both Warehouse and Transport
  • Managing the depot management team to drive operational efficiencies, service excellence and productivity in order constantly improve depot performance
  • Manage the commercial operation of the depot to ensure the profit budget target is met or exceeded
  • Ensure all H&S, Legal Compliance of the depot is adhered to

The Ideal Candidate for Operations Manager (Warehouse and Transport):

  • From a similar Operation, you will have successfully managed and led Warehouse and Transport operations within a FMCG environment.
  • Commercially astute, you will have a sharp eye for optimization of costs as well as a track record in customer service.
  • Well versed in the management of all core Operational and Logistics KPIs, you will be passionate about Customer Service and the delivery of excellent service.
  • Moreover, you will be able to demonstrate exceptional operational efficiencies and improvements through CI / project management.
  • Evidence of an effective track record of people management and leadership
  • Understanding and evidence of being able to run a commercial operation effectively as well as an understanding of sales and the sales force

This is truly an outstanding opportunity to lead a state of the art RDC into an exciting future. You will have autonomy to do so! Apply now for immediate consideration!

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