Depot Manager

Recruiter
Haywood Knight Associates Limited
Location
Coventry
Salary
£55k - 60k per year
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Haywood Knight are recruiting for an international third-party logistics company based in Coventry who are looking for a Depot Manager to join them. As the Depot Manager you will take full accountability for depot operations, supervising and developing on-site activities, driving the businesses strategic objectives, achieving targets & KPI's, increasing effectiveness and managing P&L. You'll be a strong people manager, ensuring the depot teams are motivated & focused by providing training & development, setting clear goals and expectations, guiding workforces towards achieving results!This is a hands on role where no two days will be the same. This is a challenging and rewarding role driving a team to its full potential. The Candidate:* You will need previous experience of successfully leading a large team in a high volume, fast-paced logistics operation. * A team leader, with excellent coaching and management skills to inspire and motivate the team to exceed targets and achieve their full potential. * Have worked towards KPI's & increasing sales and profitability, monitoring budgets and forecasts embracing change allowing you to bring about new ideas and ways of working, efficiently and effectively, along with full P&L experience. * You must be a great communicator and able to share knowledge, experience and best practice to effectively work with a wider team to deliver results.* Have relevant experience in a similar fast moving environment, along with a broad understanding of quality, audits, H&S and compliance issues.* Computer literate and comfortable in the use of technology and IT systems, including knowledge of MS Office