- Interim Assistant General Manager - 6 Months - Supporting a Busy Operation
- Opportunity to Lead and develop an Operation
About Our Client
My client are based within the Logistics Distribution and Supply chain Sector, they are a distributor of FMCG Goods and have a great brand name. The site is in need of an Interim Assistant General Manager for 6 Months.
Interim Assistant General Manager - 6 Months will be responsible for;
- Report into the General Manager
- Oversee the day to day Warehouse duties within a 300,000 sq. ft. Distribution facility in Walsall
- Be responsible for up to 200+ heads on site, managed through 3 direct reports at a Shift Manager / Shift Supervisor level.
- Work with key stakeholders both internally and externally including; Transport, Finance and HR.
- Ensure the operation is running efficiently and tracking at or below an agreed budgeted cost level.
- Take the lead for all H&S matters throughout the site.
- Manage the inbound, pick and dispatch teams working across varied shift patterns.
- Ensure Inventory damage / loss is kept to a minimum at all times.
- Be responsible for performance development, performance improvement / challenges and HR related issues up to disciplinary and dismissal.
- Manage and lead a culture of Continuous Improvement and hit the ground running
- Ideally have worked with Chilled, Frozen and ambient produce.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate for the Interim Assistant General Manager - 6 Months will have the following skills and experiences:
- A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
- Have worked for a FMCG OR 3PL Environment
- Have managed in excess of 100+ staff previously.
- Experience within Food or Food service - Advantageous.
- Experience on managing budgets
- Have good written and verbal communication skills.
- Be results driven and commercially minded.
- Be commutable to Lichfield
This candidate may have worked within a; Site Manager, Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Operations Manager, Logistics Manager, Depot Manager, Site Manager or General Manager role previously.
What's on Offer
The Successful Interim Assistant General Manager - 6 Months will receive;
Salary - £60,000 - £70,000 or Day Rate