Warehouse Operations Manager

Lutterworth Permanent £40,000 - £45,000
  • Leading 3PL Provider - Ecommerce Client Base
  • New Site Start-Up

About Our Client

Michael Page Logistics have partnered with a Leading 3PL / E-Commerce business in their search for a Warehouse Operations Manager. This role will play a critical part in this organisations expansion plans in helping to successfully deliver their growth plans across 2022 and beyond.

They are an easily recognisable, innovative and growing company. This role will give the successful candidate a chance to truly flourish with a challenging, demanding but rewarding start up, putting their own stamp on the facility.

Job Description

The Warehouse Operations Manager role will require the individual to:

  • Report to the Site General Manager.
  • Manage a team of 40+ operatives through 3 direct reports, at a Shift Manager level 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 and performance management within the operation.
  • Commutable to Lutterworth, Leicestershire.

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

The Successful Applicant

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

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background - Essential.
  • Be educated to an A Level or Degree Level standard - Advantageous.
  • A minimum of 2+ years Logistics experience at a Shift Operations Manager or Operations Manager level - Essential.
  • Have worked within an E-Commerce / Retail / 3PL / FMCG environment previously - Essential.
  • Have managed in excess of 50+ employees indirectly before - Essential.
  • Have experience of Six Sigma / Prince2 / Continuous Improvement methodologies - Advantageous.
  • Experience on managing budgets up to £500k+ per year - Advantageous.
  • Be results driven and commercially minded.
  • Be commutable to Lutterworth, Leicestershire.

What's on Offer

This role offers:

  • Salary - £40,000 to £45,000.
  • 10% Company Bonus Scheme.
  • Holidays - 25 + 8 Holidays.
  • Company Pension Scheme.
  • Plus additional company benefits.
Matthew Simpson
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+44 115 934 8683

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