Warehouse Operations Manager (Fresh Produce)

Reference: LG/500/6578
Job Type: Permanent
Job Type: Full-time
Location: North Kent
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
Working Hours: Days Mon to Fri (some flexibility is required)
Holidays: TBC
Salary: circa 45,000
Job Description:

Red Eagle Recruitment (AGY) is looking to recruit a Warehouse Operations Manager, with multi-site management experience. Our client is a storage and distribution organisation (Fresh Produce).  This is an exciting opportunity for a career minded individual who enjoys the challenge of working in a fast pace environment.  To apply please send an up to CV in a MS word format.

The Role

  • Reporting to the General Manager.
  • Ensure effective communication throughout the operational leadership team, communicating planned requirements providing information on performance.
  • Ensure that a best in class safety performance is delivered through a behavioral based safety culture.
  • Build and implement an effective employee engagement strategy, resulting in a highly engaged and motivated workforce.
  • To ensure the operation achieves targeted daily and weekly KPIs.
  • To ensure the department provides a quality first class service to each customer.
  • To ensure the department operates within the legal constraints of the operator’s license.
  • Ensuring financial performance is within budget.
  • Develop a talented team and create robust succession plans for current and future key roles
  • To participate in commercial reviews with the Senior Management Team, Company Finance teams.

The Person

  • Proven experience of working within a fast pace logistics environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrating the ability to operate at multiple levels and establish effective communication channels in both customer organisations and internal.
  • Robust influencing and negotiation skills – proven to deliver successful change in complex customer operational environments.
  • Experienced in developing and deepening customer relationships, resulting in improved commercial performance and growth delivery.
  • You will be inquisitive, innovative and deliver an exceptional service to the customer. Excellent commercial acumen – understand the dynamics of both open/ closed book operations
  • Able to manage conflict and tough conversations including complex IR issues.
  • The business operates 24/7 therefore it is essential that you are flexible in your approach to work.
  • Own Transport owing to location.

 

 


How to apply:

For further information on this vacancy please contact:
Folkestone: 01303 851 133 E-mail: jobs@redeagle.jobs
Please quote the job reference and attach a recent CV if available.



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