Warehouse Operations Manager
Upto £55k + Excellent Benefits
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Our client is a major FMCG distributor in
the UK. We are delighted to assist them in their search for a Warehouse
Operations Manager at their site in Kent.
Reporting into the General Manager and with Direct Reports across Warehouse
Shift Managers and Supervisors, managing a team of 100FTEs within the operation
you will be expected to manage the operation and performance of the Warehouse
in order to consistently provide service excellence to customers without
compromising safety, service, people and costs.
Key Accountabilities as Warehouse
the warehouse operation in order to meet agreed budgets and KPIs covering
costs, productivity and service standards.
the deployment and performance of the warehouse team in order to drive
operational efficiencies, service excellence and productivity within the
and plan strategically in order to improve upon the operation of the
Warehouse so that it can offer a better service to customers.
the expected behaviours and standards of a people leader to help recruit,
engage and develop the capability of our people and generate the right
customer service culture for our business.
- Ensure company assets in the warehouse (stock,
cages, pallets etc.) are controlled and accounted for at all times in
order to keep costs down.
and work with other depots in order to ensure service levels are achieved.
that all audits and legal standards are met and exceeded to ensure the
compliance of the depot.
manage and lead the team through change, through promoting the positive
outputs of change, seeking to understand the impact of change on individuals
and adapting approach to meet all needs.
The Ideal Person for the Warehouse
Operations Manager role:
- Experience of a fast moving distribution environment
- IOSHH qualified or equivalent
- Experience of effective cost management and able to
work within tight budgetary controls
- Effective planning and communication skills
- Experience of working effectively within a team to
provide customer service
- Evidence of effective people management and leadership
- Ability to think strategically in order to make improvements
to the service offering, with a superb track record in Change management
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