Operations Manager- Leading 3PL

Location
Birmingham
Salary
GBP42000 - GBP43000 per annum +
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
08 Oct 2017
Ref
13840668/001
Contact
Jessica Ingram
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a leading 3PL based in Birmingham, are currently recruiting for an experienced Operations Manager for their fast paced ecommerce retail contract.

The ideal candidate will be able to work across any 5 of 7 shifts.

Client Details

A leading 3PL based in Birmingham.

Description

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage and develop the warehouse workforce
  • Ensure the operation is cost effective
  • Ensure the site meets productivity targets in line with customer quality standards
  • Plan and implement warehouse procedures
  • Manage operational budget
  • Encourage employee development through training, coaching and mentoring
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives
  • Site Health & Safety
  • Manage service levels

Profile

Key skills:

  • Previous management experience within a 3PL environment
  • Knowledge of budgeting and financial planning
  • Open and closed book contract experience
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Strong commercial awareness
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills
  • Enthusiastic and self motivated

Job Offer

Salary on offer is between £42,000 and £43,000