General Manager - Warehouse

Location
Bristol
Salary
GBP65000 - GBP75000 per annum + Car allowance/ Pension/Bonus
Posted
27 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Ref
13751738/001
Contact
Laura Frost
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading privately owned Transport and Logistics business with one of the most recognisable brands in the UK Logistics industry seek a General Manager - Warehouse Bias

Client Details

A leading privately owned Transport and Logistics business with one of the most recognisable brands in the UK Logistics industry. The business has a blue chip customer base and a strong reputation as a leading employer of choice within the Logistics Distribution and supply chain sector.

Description

In this exciting role, the successful General Manager - Warehouse will manage a shared-user transport & Warehouse operation within the Bristol region. This will involve managing the operations to ensure excellent customer service whilst ensuring good levels of profitability. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing resources to ensure they are being utilised at the optimum level.
  • Assessing the commerciality of Warehouse & Transport routes and operations.
  • Developing and retaining a Warehouse management team.
  • Managing commercial agreements with customers and building good customer relationships.
  • Creating a strong culture of employee engagement, communication and Health and Safety.

Profile

The successful General Manager - Warehouse will have strong shared user Warehouse experience and the capability to progress further in the organisation. Other key aspects of the successful candidate will include:

  • Excellent Warehouse knowledge, both operationally and commercially.
  • Strong influencing skills both internally and externally.
  • Excellent people engagement skills
  • An innovative approach to Warehouse operations.
  • A home location within the South West region.

Job Offer

£65,000 - £75,000 Company Car/ Pension/ PHC/ 25 day+ BH