Warehouse Contract Manager

Leeds Permanent £60,000 - £70,000
  • New Site Start Up
  • Internationally Recognised 3PL

About Our Client

They are an easily recognisable, innovative and growing company, who have a well established footprint on the UK Logistics market. This role will give the right candidate excellent development opportunities and allow them to put their own stamp on a brand new facility within the network.

Job Description

The Warehouse Contract Manager role will require the individual to:

  • Report to the General Manager.
  • Manage a team of 90+ operatives through 4 direct reports across various shifts.
  • Be responsible for inbound, pick and outbound operations.
  • Have full control of the operating budget for headcount.
  • Be responsible for the inventory management through your teams.
  • Full site H&S control.
  • Accountable for people development within the operation.
  • Be responsible for the strategic vision for the facility.
  • Design, implement and review process and procedures within the building.
  • Commutable to Leeds.

This role would suit a candidate that has worked in a; Warehouse Shift Manager, Warehouse Manager, Warehouse Operations Manager, Warehouse Site Manager, Logistics Manager, Depot Manager, Site Manager or General Manager role previously

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Warehouse Contract Manager role will have the following skills and experiences:

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background.
  • Degree / BA Hons / MSc Educated (or similar) - Advantageous.
  • A minimum of 5+ years Logistics management experience - Essential.
  • Have worked for a 3PL previously - Advantageous.
  • Have managed in excess of 30+ staff previously - Essential.
  • Experience within an E-Commerce / Retail environment - Advantageous.
  • IOSH and NEBOSH qualifications - Advantageous.
  • Have experience of LEAN methodologies, Lean Six Sigma, Prince2 - Advantageous.
  • Experience on managing budgets up to £500,000 per year.
  • Have good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Be results driven and commercially minded.
  • Be commutable throughout Leeds

What's on Offer

  • Salary - £60,000 to £70,000 - DOE.
  • 10% Company Bonus Scheme.
  • Holidays - 25 + 8 Holidays.
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Plus additional company benefits.
Joseph Tinsley
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8688

Job summary

Warehousing Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Joseph Tinsley
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8688
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