Automated Warehouse Operations Manager

Job Overview

Strive Supply Chain are a leading management recruitment consultancy, specialising in Supply Chain, Production, Planning, Logistics, Transport & Warehouse Operations.

Our client is a leading 3PL in the UK and we are delighted to assist them in their search for a Warehouse Operations Manager at their site in Greater Manchester. The site is a complex beast operating with a high level of automation. Their services include logistics functions across all temperature ranges & offers a variety of services including cross dock, consolidate, storage etc.

Our ideal manager will have come from a similar, complex, large scale, fast moving operation. Besides warehouse operations we will also look at any candidates who have come from a manufacturing / production environment.

£45k + Bens + exceptional prospects.

Reporting into the General Manager on a Monday to Friday basis, as Warehouse Operations Manager, you will be expected to:

* Manage all shifts and Shift Managers to ensure the completion of all daily functions fully, safely and accurately.

* Support/assist and deputy to the General Manager to ensure all functions of the operation run smoothly and efficiently.

* Monitoring, managing KPIs effectively and efficiently.

* Drive and Improve KPIs (Pallet moves per hour/shift capability/safety stats/general productivity)

* Ensure proper and correct use of the Warehouse Management Systems and regularly run reports and checks to monitor site performance.

* Ensure the stock administration function operates to customer driven specifics (SAP) and all work is undertaken in a timely manner to satisfactory standards for our site based key performance indicators (KPI’s)

* Ensure site is compliant and audit ready, maintaining standards in housekeeping and ensuring audit evidence is up to date

Ideal Candidate as Warehouse Operations Manager:

* From a similar fast moving environment and a proven track record of driving through improvements in productivity.

* An Excellent People Manager with superb communication skills, target driven and highly motivated, you will be looking to achieve optimum results in a very customer-orientated business.

* Able to undertake appraisals, disciplinaries, mediation, creation of training materials, tuition/guidance for shift managers)

Apply now for immediate consideration to join one of the UK’s best distribution stories.

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Manchester, Greater Manchester

Full Time


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