Warehouse General Manager - E-Commerce

Precision Search
65000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + + car, pension, bonus, 25+8 ho
03 Aug 2017
18 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Precision Search (Logistics) have been exclusively retained to recruit for the following position.

A fast-growing 3PL Distribution business are seeking a General Manager for one of their main sites based in Coventry. Reporting into the Logistics Director, this role would suit a Warehouse General Manager looking for the autonomy and opportunity to create your own legacy. This role has the potential to develop into a multi-site position.


- Management of a 200,000 sq ft DC - predominantly Warehouse operations and circa 200 staff (plus agency).
- Full P&L responsibility and ownership of the site.
- Management of a portfolio of demanding retail clients (including multi-channel & e-commerce clients).
- Engagement, Coaching and Mentoring of your team.
- Implementation and maintenance of high performance standards.
- Operational Improvement projects.
- A lot of Continuous Improvement and Process Improvement projects.
- Strong customer-centric focus - you will be dealing with blue-chip, corporate clients in this role.
- Change Management.


- Warehouse Operations/General Manager with a strong track record of pedigree and success, ideally within the E-Commerce, Fashion, Wholesale and/or 3PL arena.
- Overall management responsibility for at least 150 heads or more.
- Multi-site Warehouse/DC management experience.
- This person has to be a hands on "operator" at heart, but also be able to develop and implement strategy.
- Experience of dealing with demanding retail clients and delivering strong Customer Service through your teams.
- Pro-Active mindset.
- A very strong Change mindset. Able to influence Change, initiate Change and take your people with you on that journey.
- Management of significant P&L's of GBP5 million and over.
- Able to liaise with shop-floor to Board level.
- Keen to leave a lasting impact and legacy on the wider business.
- Able to think beyond the obvious.

Interested? To apply for the Warehouse General Manager - E-Commerce role, here are your three options:

1. "This is the job for me! When can I start?" - Call now and let's talk through your experience. Ask for Steve Eston on ************* between 8am - 5pm.

2. "I think I'm right for this position, but I'm not sure I have enough to be get an interview" - Click "apply now" so I can read your CV and let you know.

3. "I'm interested but need to know more about what this job can offer me" - email ***************************** with your CV and questions and I will reply with more detail.

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