Operations Manager

Sexton Recruitment
Up to £45,000 per annum + Car, Bonus & Healthcare
12 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Operations Manager Location: Coalville, Leicestershire Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 Car, Bonus & Healthcare Commutable from: Leicester, Coalville, Burton-On-Trent, Tamworth, Nottingham, Derby, Nuneaton Are you an ambitious logistics professional capable of taking that next step into General Management? Can you effectively work in a fast paced distribution environment where it is essential to balance service level vs cost? If so, this is the perfect opportunity to accelerate your career within an establish logistics Company. As the Operations Manager you will lead a team of up to warehouse staff and drivers. Working closely with customers and your team, you will be responsible for planning, co-ordinating, supervising and reviewing all work activities. It will therefore be up to you to ensure warehouse and transport productivity levels are met or exceeded, whilst adopting a continuous improvement work ethic. You will also be responsible for the management of subcontract transport suppliers. In order to apply you will need to have previously managed similar sized distribution operations. You will be customer focused with the ability to manage effectively in a continually changing environment. It is also essential that you have good IT skills with the ability to interpret and produce relevant KPI’s. Naturally you will need to possess exceptional management and leadership qualities to lead, motivate and mentor transport & warehouse teams, ensuring a positive working environment. You will have a passion for logistics and the broader vision to develop a team, infrastructure and service levels. The starting salary for this position is up to £45,000 Car, Bonus, & Healthcare. So, if you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role then please apply. Sexton Recruitment specialise in placing logistics professionals throughout the UK. We handle warehouse, distribution and transport management vacancies, and place all levels of permanent and interim logistics staff. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66875307