Inbound Raw Material Operations Manager

GBP45000 - GBP55000 per annum + 15% Bonus
21 Mar 2018
20 Apr 2018
Matthew Simpson
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Inbound Senior Operations Manager - Leading UK Retailer - Huntingdon, Peterborough.

Client Details

A leading UK Retailer are actively looking to introduce a driven and successful Inbound Raw Material Operations Manager to their operation in Huntingdon, Peterborough. After experiencing year on year growth over the last 5 years, this is now expected to double with their network now due to considerably increase in size across the coming years.

This role is a fantastic opportunity for a career hungry individual to join a dynamic and forward thinking company with a market leading brand and huge growth objectives.


The Inbound Raw Material Operations Manager role will includes responsibilities of:

  • Reporting to the General Manager
  • Managing 4 direct reports and up to 50 operatives during peak periods
  • Management of planning across across resource and labour - including peak across a 24/5 operation
  • Budgetary control of up to £1.5M
  • Working closely with internal teams / divisions to ensure the smooth stock flow across raw material and finished goods
  • Ensure a tight inventory process is adhered to within the site
  • Daily and weekly team briefs
  • People development and succession planning

The hours of work for this role will be

Monday - Friday

08:00 - 17:00


The successful candidate for the Inbound Raw Material Operations Manager will have the following skills and experiences:

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • A minimum of 5 years Warehouse Management experience
  • Have managed a team of 30+ people previously (direct / indirect)
  • To hold an IOSH qualification
  • Have managed within an inbound / raw material environment previously - Essential
  • Have previous budgetary responsibility
  • A proven track record of building and maintaining successful teams
  • Be a great communicator at various levels
  • Strong WMS skills
  • A good user of all MO packages
  • Commutable to Huntingdon, Peterborough

Job Offer

This role offers -

  • Salary £45,000 - £50,000
  • + 15% Company Bonus, Health care, 33 Days Holidays (inc Bank Holidays)
  • Fantastic opportunities to progress within the organisation