Warehouse Operations Manager
Sector: Supply Chain
Location: South East England
Job type: Permanent
Our client, are a well-established food business with an excellent reputation in the industry. A vacancy has arisen for a Site Operations Manager to take charge of the busy department at the site in Kent.
This role will suit an experienced Warehouse/Operations/Logistics Professional or similar who comes with a background in the chilled food industry.
Full responsibility for the management of the warehouse and distribution facility. This must be done ensuring continuous improvement is achieved and all company service standards are met
Responsible for ensuring all health and safety standards are continuously achieved - Ensuring continuous up keep and maintenance of the site
The Site Ops. Manager is responsible for staffing within the site and ensuring that all business processes are achieved to a company standard level and in agreed budgetary parameters
Constant training of all managers and staff to streamline operation and distribution process
Management of a 24/7 team of circa 100 with direct reports including Senior Warehouse manager, 3 Warehouse Supervisors and 2 Transport managers
• An experienced operations manager (or similar) with experience from a food business with a track record of driving site operational improvements
• A strong people Manager who is confident in making decisions where needed
Proven track record of leadership and continuous improvement
What’s on Offer?
• The opportunity to work for an excellent business who can offer genuine opportunities for career progression
• A salary of £60 - £65k + Benefits