Regional Operations Manager (Logistics
C£45k + Car + Excellent Benefits
Our client is a dynamic and growing Food Distribution
company with Depots nationwide. Due to a period of fantastic growth, they seek
a Regional Operations Manager for their southern based sites.
Initial remit will see you cover two sites in the South
West, in Dorset and Devon, with further sites added as you immerse yourself in
Responsibilities for Regional Operations Manager:
- To ensure customer service
is at the high standards demanded by the board and the company’s customers,
and to address service issues at relevant depots by getting to the route
of the problem and putting it right.
- To train Depot Mangers and
Assistant Depot Managers as required, progressing their personal
development and strengthen the operations team.
- To regularly review routing
of delivery schedules from multi-sites to improve customer service and/or
efficiencies, as agreed by the board
- The role will require
frequent travelling to depots to ensure relevant processes and controls
are in place to make sure the operation is running efficiently and
picking errors, delivery errors and correlating credit notes are kept low at
the depots, regularly checking that depot managers are collating the
information accurately and then addressing the correct issues.
and minimise the stock damages and out of date stock at depots by ensuring each
depot is rotating stock correctly and implementing the correct procedures to
reduce damages on vehicles and in the warehouse.
reduce and minimise stock losses from stock takes by ensuring depots are
conducting accurate stock takes, randomly checking stock at depots to ensure
stock and locations are correct.
- To be proactive at looking
at how potential new processes can improve the operation, increase
customer service, and control/reduce costs.
The Ideal Candidate as Regional Operations Manager
requirement: 2 years operational management experience, successfully managing a
depot and a team of people.
years management experience successfully managing Depot Managers in a
working to KPIs – including efficiencies and customer service.
record of making efficiencies and saving costs
in Health & Safety, implementing and completing industry audits as well as
risk assessments etc.
Customer Service experience and working with customers
This is an excellent opportunity for the right person to
make their mark in a FMCG environment that is going through period of change.
Apply now for immediate consideration.
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