I am currently recruiting for a Depot Manager for a leading UK Distributor based in Sheffield. With a large UK network, they are a dominant force within their sector.
Due to an internal promotion a role has arisen for a Logistics professional to take on a challenging whilst rewarding operation which holds a good reputation within both the internal National network and local area.
Maximise the service, cost and quality performance of the distribution centre .
Putting our Customers first and providing excellent Customer service.
Ensure targets and KPI's are achieved, and where possible exceeded, through effective control, monitoring and review.
Introduce and execute productivity improvement; promoting increased efficiencies and service and quality performance in the operation.
Communicate, implement and maintain company policy and procedures throughout the service centre.
Establish and deploy robust control mechanisms to facilitate all service centre spend in line with company procedure and agreed budgets.
Develop and manage commercial relationships with customers and suppliers through the maintenance of service/product processes to deliver excellent customer service; promoting organic growth and reducing customer attrition.
Participate in cross functional teams to identify and deploy pipeline improvements to underpin overall Company and business objectives.
Lead colleagues through change activity by deploying and implementing positive communication plans.
Evident line management experience in production/logistics services environment to at least the same level of responsibility.
Sound knowledge of performance management.
Proven record of successful Customer interface and supplier management.
Experience of managing a diverse workforce with particular emphasis on managing third party contractors.
Experience of managing budgets in excess of £4m.
- Live within a commutable distance of Sheffield.
- A Logistics distribution and supply chain background, ideally as a Depot Manager (5 years +)
- Basic salary of £50,000 - £55,000 DOE
- Circa. 10% performance bonus.
- Car Allowance / Company Car
- Generous Pension Contribution
- Other Employee Benefits.