Operations Manager

**OPERATIONS MANAGER (LOGISTICS) FMCG BRISTOL AREA 40,000 TO 45,000 (DEPENDING ON EXPERIENCE) + CAR, BONUS + BENEFITS REPORTING TO THE DEPOT MANAGER EXCELLENT CAREER PROSPECTS**

Our client is a distribution business servicing the retail/FMCG sector. They are looking to recruit an Operations Manager to run the warehouse in their distribution centre in the Bristol area. Employing c700 people on site, this is a fast paced logistics operation, offering a competitive package and excellent career prospects for the right candidate.

ROLE
You will be responsible for managing all aspects of the warehouse operation for the FMCG multi-temperature site, with a team of shift managers and supervisors covering this 24/7 operation.
You will be tasked with collating information and enforcing best practise to achieve KPIs and maximise all resources to deliver the most cost effective solution.
You will work with the management team across all departments to improve site performance through effective people management, and build relationships with the workforce and union body.
You will contribute towards site and process improvement initiatives, maximise space utilisation within the warehouse, ensure efficient rotation of stock is achieved and monitor site and warehouse activity to ensure best utilisation of staff and equipment is achieved at all times.

EXPERIENCE

THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA ARE ESSENTIAL FOR THE POSITION.

You will have managed large scale warehouse operations within an FMCG/GM or FLOG environment.
You will be PC literate with experience of WMS systems, have excellent coaching, influencing and communication skills and have a "Can Do" customer centric approach.
You will be an excellent man-manager who leads by example and is able to adapt quickly and effectively to operational issues.
This is a fast paced and dynamic environment, and you will need to be an energetic, focussed and targeted individual with a passion to succeed and a willingness to progress within the role, and the business.

If you have the desired skills and experience, and would like to be considered for the role, then please apply by clicking the "Apply Now" link below.
APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE A CV IN WORD FORMAT WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Bristol, Chepstow, Bath, Swindon, Gloucester

Salary : 40k - 45k pa + car, bonus, pension etc

Date Advertised : 23 Dec 2012


Sorry, this position is no longer available.

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