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Operations Manager - Logistics and Distribution

Posted 27 February by Just Recruitment Ended
Are you a Operations Manager with distribution/Logistics experience - looking for a new role?

Would you like to work for a well regarded growing organisation?

My client a distribution company based in Sudbury are looking to recruit an Operations Manager to oversee the day to day running of the warehouse and all associated staff - ensuring the business works together across all departments to ensure customers receive the best service possible.

Job Summary:
* Manage the staff employed within the distribution function, provide leadership and motivation to warehouse managers & team leaders and encourage development of their teams.
* Manage efficiency, whilst maximising effectiveness within budgets and meeting customers' expectations of a high standard of customer service.
* Work as part of Operational Board to ensure that the company meets the agreed, mission and culture statements.
* To ensure the efficient operation of the company in line with its business objectives.
* Oversee our internal Quality Assurance audit process.
* Health & Safety, Premises security, Commercial Vehicle leasing and insurance

Key Duties:
* Recruit, manage, develop and motivate staff according to company procedures, policies, mission/culture statement and employment law.
* Responsible for all aspects of staff within your departments
* Responsible for the health, safety and security of equipment, systems within Distribution, and in addition the security of the site at Sudbury.
* Agree KPIs for distribution function, monitor and seek improvement.
* Manage the activity within the warehouse and deliveries teams to ensure that overtime, and agency staff are used in the most cost effective way.
* Manage the day to day running of the warehouse and delivery of goods, providing a quality service.

Working hours - Monday to Friday
Competitive salary offered
Holiday entitlement is 23 days in first year, 4 of which will be taken at Christmas due to company shutdown.
Private health insurance once a probationary period has been completed and a company pension scheme.

Required skills

  • Logistics
  • manager
  • transport
  • warehouse
  • distribution

Reference: 34563308

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