Operations Manager

£40000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
I have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join my client who are moving to Harlow at the end of the year The employer is the UK's largest supplier in their field and are going from strength to strength, the move is due to the success of the business and the need for larger premises. The need for the Operations Manager is due to growth, it is a very exciting time to be joining the organisation. This role is to come in and take ultimate responsibility for the existing team of warehouse managers, supervisors and staff, you will work together to dispatch in excess of 1000 customers orders daily and manage the entire operations from goods in, through the warehouse and finally to dispatch. You will maximise the capability and efficiency of the warehouse and warehouse processes; ensuring comprehensive planning, application and the adoption of progressive warehouse procedures. You will organise and engage the departmental warehouse managers and ensure staff are working to their full potential. In regards to the person specification, I need you to have experience of setting new systems and procedures rather than just managing them. You will also have experience of setting KPI's. The employer is moving into a new 150,000 Sqft distribution centre so you must be familiar with this size, the minimum size you will be familiar with is 50,000 Sqft. The company are currently based in Loughton but are moving to Harlow in December/January. You will be working an 8 1/4 hour shift, 5 days of a 6 day working week, managing a distribution centre open from 7.45 - 20.00. You will be expected to tailor your working week according to business needs. The salary is £40,000, you will receive 28 days holiday including bank holidays, private healthcare, staff discount and free parking. If you feel you have the relevant experience then please apply immediatly, if you wish to discuss this in more detail then please call Michele on 01279 452691. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66879503