Depot Manager- DAYS, North East England
Sector: Supply Chain
Location: North East England
Job type: Permanent
Our client has earned a place as a market leader from a strong combination of tradition and innovation. For years this Food Distribution business has supplied into an impressive range of customers. It is also important to stress that this business has been very resilient to the COVID Climate and the popularity of products shows no signs of diminishing! With a very low turnover of staff and a real emphasis on high quality products, now a fantastic opportunity arises to develop your career with a well-established outfit...
Reporting into the Directors, you will be responsible for 15 Drivers as well as a small Warehouse team
The Depot Manager will:
Provide inspired leadership for the regional depot
Ensure all KPIs are met in areas of safety, quality, productivity, cost and Customer Service
Develop, implement and review operational policies and procedures
Assist HR with recruiting when necessary
Help promote a company culture that encourages top performance and high morale
Work with senior stakeholders to deliver business strategy
Introduce lean methodologies into the business, reducing waste and improving costs per unit
Identify and address problems and opportunities for the company
Build alliances and partnerships with other organisations
Build a high-performance team
As part of the wider team build effective communication and engagement strategy for the site
You will have a proven track record in Food Distribution with experience managing drivers and warehouse staff. This role will be instrumental in the growth and development of operations so you will have strong communication and leadership skills.
Mon-Fri 8:30am-5pm with flexibility depending on the needs of the business
If you are interested in this position then please forward a copy of your most up to date CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Andrew Donaldson on 0131 226 5060.