Warehouse Operations Manager

Recruiter
Birmingham Industrial
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30,000 per annum
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an experienced Warehouse Operations Manager looking for an opportunity to thrive in a fast paced third party logistics (3PL) environment, servicing a high profile retail client? Would you like to work for a company who are known as the 3PL partner of choice when it comes to outsourcing? In an environment where you turn the challenges of logistics operations into a competitive service?

My Birmingham based client needs their successful Warehouse Operations Manager to manage their team of permanent and agency based staff, developing them to ensure effective and efficient productivity of output.

The successful Warehouse Operations Manager will:
  • Ensure output targets are met in line with customer expectations, investigating instances of variance and implementing corrective measures as needed.
  • Continuously improve efficiency by proactively seeking better and more effective ways of working.
  • Develop systems and procedures for all warehouse activities to achieve optimum performance.
  • Manage budgets ensuring to maintain and deliver outcomes efficiently within pre-budgeted costs.
  • Actively participate in meetings of various format (for instance workshops, reviews and seminars) to build relationships and gain knowledge and information to improve processes and productivity in the warehouse.

The successful Warehouse Operations Manager will have:
  • Financial planning and budgeting experience and knowledge from both closed and open book environments.
  • Demonstrable leadership skills with experience of motivating and leading your teams, developing them to encourage staff retention and achieve business objectives.
  • Commercial acumen with proven experience of understanding and managing customer needs to mutually benefit client and company.
  • Previous experience in a warehouse or logistics environment, including knowledge of legislative requirements to ensure all statutory, mandatory and company policies, laws and procedures are met.

The salary package is negotiable depending on experience. As you would expect in an FMCG 3PL environment, the warehouse is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

To apply please email your CV to or call Claire Male at Pertemps Industrial, Birmingham Branch, on to discuss.