Operations Manager

4 days left

Undisclosed Company
Trafford, Greater Manchester
£25000 - £30000 per annum
20 Sep 2016
04 Oct 2016
Manpower UK
Job Type
My Client specialise in wholesaling major brands, predominantly within the DIY, gardening and Household sectors. They are looking for an experienced Warehouse/operations Manager to take ownership and full responsibility of the logistics and warehouse departments. You will be experienced in sales & forecasting, implementing processes and demonstrating business growth.
You will have a strategic role in planning and coordinating the day to day functionality of this vital department.
This role is an extremely varied and demanding with no two days being the same. Main responsibilities include,
*Managing the logistics office and warehouse operatives (15 -20 staff at any one time), ensuring that they are carrying out their tasks in a timely and efficient manner, ensuring all time driven targets are met.
*Liaising with suppliers and transport companies.
*Overseeing the departments costs and budgets.
*Coordinating and planning stock intake
*Planning daily tasks by priority.
*Coordinating recruitment for peak times.
*Stock control, ensuring inventories are accurate.
*Ensure Health and Safety is maintained.
*Managing the import of containers from the Far East.
*Overseeing the fleet of Fork Lift Trucks and other machinery within the warehouse.
*Overseeing all staff holidays, time off requests, timesheets etc.
* Mentor and develop staff including warehouse apprentices

This is a successful family company who are renowned globally for their fast paced attitude and innovative business acumen. This is a fast paced role and not for someone who wants to be office based. Getting "stuck in" is part of the job.

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