Operations Manager

Bucks & Berks Recruitment PLC
High Wycombe
£30000 - £35000 per annum
12 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client, one of the world leaders in their field, is looking for an Operations Manager to join their busy team in High Wycombe. The successful candidate will proactively manage all aspects of the company's Operations and Logistics. This is a fantastic opportunity offering superb career progression for the right person A background in logistics would be ideal. Key Responsibilities: Co-ordinate operations of 4 of the UK depots (Production / Recollections / Storage) Management of 3rd party service provider performance Sourcing new suppliers and negotiating rates Control of external budget of circa £2 million Creation of monthly cost comparison reports Demand and supply planning Development of strategic business reports Managing the Customer Service Representatives Managing the Quality Controller and ensuring standards are met by the 3rd Party service provider Dealing with customer complaints and provision of monthly reports Work to overcome operational issues with partners as requested Key Skills: Minimum A-Level education - Essential GCSE grades A - C in English and Maths - Essential Degree Level education or additional industry training - desirable Experience in food / fresh produce industry or retail sector Stock Control / Logistics / Supply Chain background Experience in managing and motivating people Customer Service experience. Preferred multi-site exposure Good all-round business knowledge Self-motivated / results orientated Well organised, methodical approach, attention to detail Good IT skills (MS Excel essential, SAP preferred) Strong analytical skills Ability to work under pressure Please note that we will only contact those candidates that we assess as suitable for the positions we have currently available based on their experience, training and skills that they identify. If you do not hear from us within 5 working days from your registration, please accept our apologies but we are unable to help you on this occasion. Bucks and Berks Recruitment is an equal opportunities employment agency and employment business that is serious about its compliance with legislation. Bucks and Berks is acting as an Employment Agency in relationship to this role (if the vacancy is for a permanent position) or is acting as a Recruitment Business in relationship to this role (if the role is for a temporary position). This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66869891