Role details

Operations Manager

Swindon   •   £35,000 - £50,000   •  Permanent

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  • Operations Manager
  • Swindon

About Our Client

A bespoke distribution business based within the Swindon Region are recruiting for an operations manager.

Job Description

The Operations Manager will take responsibility for the day to day functionality of a Bonded Distribution Centre based in the South West.

This is a complex operation, leading, managing and co-ordinating the warehouse and stock control functions of the distribution centre, ensuring the efficient and cost effective fulfilment of all the high value/volume customer requirements.

In addition you will liaise closely with internal and external customers to ensure all customer service, performance, productivity, accuracy and cost targets are met and exceeded. Along with all aspects of warehousing, you will also co-ordinate the Transport function. Responsibilities include;

  • Developing a positive and vibrant culture on site.

  • Overseeing all Warehouse operations.

  • Managing a challenging Budget and all depot financials.

  • Agree and maintain client SLA's.

  • Ensure site is compliant to all Health & Safety legislation.

The Successful Applicant

  • With a proven background within a similar operation, you will offer a 'hands on' management style with significant knowledge/experience in managing complex SMCG operations.
  • You will hold full responsibility for the recruitment, selection and succession planning of personnel, including producing justifications for the use of temporary staff.
  • You will be a strong leader with a proven record of successfully managing and developing a positive culture whilst ensuring optimum performance, results and service to the customer, working within a unionised environment.

What's on Offer

A salary of £35,000 - £45,000 + Pension - 25 days + Bank Holidays will be available for the operations manager.

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