Senior Operations Manager

Birmingham Permanent £60,000 - £60,000 per year
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About Our Client

The Senior Operations Manager will be working for a leading national 3pl operating in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector

Job Description

  • Report to the General Manager.
  • Direct reports of x6 Shift Managers, along with an indirect headcount of 200+ heads consisting of; Operations Support Managers, Team Managers, Stock & Inventory Managers, Team Leaders and Operatives.
  • Be responsible for E-Commerce customers end to end.
  • Be responsible for customer management, employee engagement, P&L / Costs and Continuous Improvement strategies.
  • Overall responsibility for process design and daily delivery for inbound, pick and outbound operations through the team.
  • Be responsible for effective inventory controls, ensuring the customer portfolios are maintained within key SLA guidelines.
  • Accountable for medium term succession planning across your site.
  • Commutable to Birmingham

The Successful Applicant

  • Have vast experience in E-Commerce warehousing - Preferred
  • Have worked in a 3PL environment - Essential
  • Managed Multiple customers previously - Advantageous
  • A minimum of 5+ years Logistics experience at an Operations Manager level previously - Essential.
  • Have managed in excess of 300+ employees previously - Essential
  • IOSH and NEBOSH qualifications - Advantageous
  • Have experience of Six Sigma / Prince2 methodologies - Advantageous
  • Have outstanding written and verbal communication skills ranging from Executive levels to shop floor Operatives.
  • Must be able to evidence building and developing a positive distribution culture
  • Be commutable to Birmingham

What's on Offer

The Senior Operations Manager will be paid a salary of £60,000 plus strong package

Daniel Anderson
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Phone number
+44 121 230 9465

Job summary

Job function
Warehousing Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Daniel Anderson
Consultant phone
+44 121 230 9465
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