General Manager

Location
England, Devon, Exeter
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
13953864/001
Contact
Laura Frost
Position/Level
Senior Management
Responsibilities
Supply Chain / Logistics
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

General Manager - 3PL with an opportunity to develop and put your mark on an operation

Fantastic Opportunity to progress your career

Client Details

My client is a Global 3PL with one of the most recognisable brands based within the Logistics distribution and supply chain sector who have a large presence within the South West Region this role is based in Exeter.

Description

Key responsibilities for the General Manager - Warehouse and Transport;

  • Provide leadership for 3 Direct Reports including an Operations, Warehouse and Transport Manager ensuring service delivery for the site and acting as a key point of contact for the customer with all operational elements.

  • Proactively build and sustain multiple customer relationships and where appropriate lead CI activities to support the account

  • Give direction and monitor performance ensuring the site runs efficiently and effectively

  • Ensure effective communication throughout the operation, communicating planned requirements providing information on performance, company news and procedures

  • Ensure compliance to process and procedures

  • Achieve the 'best in class' customer operations

  • Lead the team to achieve greater levels of employee engagement

  • Matrix manage multiple and complex operations relationships across customer supplier and internal network

  • Ensuring an effective people resourcing take-on plan to meet the growing needs of the business

  • Proactively motivating the team to achieve planned targets and deadlines by providing guidance and encouragement

  • Ensure department operates in line with all company and customer procedures and requirements relating to Health and Safety

  • Ensure the operation operates all such systems to the mutual benefit of the customer and the company

  • Effectively manage customer relationships throughout all project phases design through to delivery

Profile

The successful General Manager - 3PL will have;

  • Managed a complex warehouse and Transport Operations

  • Have delivered and evidence of significant cultural change

  • Be CPC Qualified

  • Looking for the next step in their career

  • Commutable to the Bridgwater area

Job Offer

The successful General Manager - 3PL will receive;

  • A salary of c£50,000 - £60,000
  • Company Car
  • 25% Bonus
  • PHC
  • Pension
  • 25 days + Bank Holidays

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