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Distribution Centre Operations Manager

Distribution Centre Operations Manager

Posted 2 July by Staffline Express
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My client is looking to recruit an experienced Distribution Centre Operations Manager for their site in the Cannock area. You will need to come from a background of retail logistics and e-commerce.

Package: £60-70k Band plus comprehensive package and bonus

Reporting to the UK Operations Director, you will be proven site Operations (Distribution/Warehousing/Logistics/E-Commerce) Manager, already operating at General Manager or DC/HUB Manager level and ready to take the next step. You will lead and develop several hundred staff managing warehousing and facilities management. It's a large team but don't worry, you will be supported by a high performing team!

This is a fantastic opportunity for a highly credible and experienced logistics leader to have an immediate impact on the performance of the Logistics operation. You will contribute to the success and growth of the e-Commerce function.

You will be responsible for all aspects of the outbound operation. This includes all of Dispatch, Fulfilment, Returns, HSE and the training strategy for this site. It's a large site and this is a very challenging role! You will set the pace, the strategy, leading through KPI's and performance metrics so you can measure growth and performance. This is a rapidly growing business, so your ability to lead, manage and cope with change is vital. Your measures include quality, productivity and performance. You will lead with excellent coaching and people management skills, working towards the strategic company vision.

Your Challenge:

Designing, implementing and managing the distribution function covering all elements of stock management and control, KPI and operational reporting, managing the quality, quantity, cost and efficiency of the E-Commerce fulfilment function. You will manage the P&L with full budget and financial responsibility for your business. You will lead continuous improvement programmes to improve productivity, quality and efficiency.

Your Key Performance Indicators (KPI's)

  • Cost Management
  • Order Fulfilment Speed / SLA Failures;
  • Stock Control Variances
  • Fulfilment rates
  • Retention & Attrition Rates
  • HSE and Facilities Management, strong experience of E -Commerce warehouse and logistics management.
  • You will have managed a fast-moving distribution centre/HUB, running large scale pick and pack operations in retail logistics commercial awareness and financial budgeting skills
  • Experience coaching and leading teams to enhance performance, empowering high performing.
  • You will possess the ability to manage detail, establish root cause and analyse data.
  • Effective problem-solving and analytical
  • Of graduate calibre, possessing professional accreditation or qualifications in Supply Chain and HSE
  • Experience of managing strategic business growth plans
  • Experience of working in an E-Commerce retail environment is essential

Person spec

  • Strong experience of E -Commerce warehouse and logistics management.
  • You will have managed a fast-moving distribution centre/HUB, running large scale pick and pack operations in retail logistics
  • Experience of working in an E-Commerce retail environment is essential
  • Commercial awareness and financial budgeting skills
  • Experience of managing strategic business growth plans
  • Experience coaching and leading teams to enhance performance, empowering high performing teams
  • Of graduate calibre, possessing professional accreditation or qualifications in Supply Chain and HSE
  • You will possess the ability to manage detail, establish root cause and analyse data. Effective problem-solving and analytical

So if you have the skills and experienced for this role and would like to know more please do let me have your CV. Thank you.

Required skills

  • E-commerce distribution

Reference: 35523742

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