Distribution Centre Manager

Location
England, Gloucestershire, Tewkesbury
Salary
£45,000 - £60,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
03 Mar 2019
Closes
17 Mar 2019
Ref
13884828/001
Contact
Laura Frost
Position/Level
Senior Management
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

Distribution Centre Manager - Tewkesbury- Permanent

Working closely with the Operations Director they will drive a culture of safety and excellence in customer service whilst managing costs to ensure improved business profitability.

  • Senior Manager for a leading UK business
  • Competitive salary and benefits package

Client Details

Our client is a leading stockist & distributor. Growing in their Market and through the introduction of a new Distribution Centre in Tewkesbury. They are seeking an experienced Distribution Centre Manager to help them facilitate this growth & help deliver world class Distribution & Customer service within the logistics distribution and supply chain sector.

Description:

  • Create and delivers a warehouse and distribution strategy that produces efficiency and inventory improvements in line with company vision
  • Development and engagement of the team
  • 'Super User' and involved within the implementation of a new WMS System (Movement from Paper pick)
  • Relationship management with all Logistics Partners
  • Setting, monitoring and managing all logistics SLAs and KPIs
  • Streamline logistics and network to improve efficiency's and customer service
  • Responsible for identifying, creating & achieving initiatives
  • Directly responsible for achievement of business unit customer service targets for OTIF

Profile:

  • Experience of implementing Warehouse Manager Systems including RF Scanning and Transport planning software
  • Experience of liaising with Freight Courier & In house Transport department
  • Previous, demonstrable experience within a similar level role or can showcase successful progression where this role would be the natural next step in your career
  • Strong commercial acumen, having previously held budget and/or P&L responsibility within a sizeable operation
  • Excellent leadership skills, with a track record of engaging and coaching large teams
  • Led and driven multiple change management or continuous improvement projects within the Logistics or Distribution industries
  • Excellent communication skills with a passion for inspiring your teams to achieve their best

Job Offer

A salary between £45,000 - £60,000 + Bonus/ Pension/ 20days + Bank Holiday will be available for the successful Distribution Centre Manager.