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Head of Operations

My client is in the Logistics, Distribution and Supply Chain Sector and is a Global Brand.


The Head of Operations in Avonmouth will be responsible for...

    • Responsibility for warehouse health and safety processes

    • Conformance to service standards.

    • Ensure all orders dispatched according to requirements, on time and in full.

    • Plan team deployment in line with activity to provide cost effective service.

    • Monitor Daily and Weekly headcount requirement, in line with Business Requirements, utilising agency labour as required to improve productivity

    • Ensure clear standards are set for productivity performance and communicated to the warehouse and production team

    • Ensure process and systems in place to measure actual performance and clearly communicate internally through regular staff briefings

    • Train, mentor and coach team members to promote and ensure a continuous improvement culture and develop individuals to enable them to maximise their contribution to the business and their work satisfaction

    • Ensure compliance with agreed Quality Assurance processes

    • Setting QA compliance objectives for the team and ensuring that targets are achieved

    • Promoting quality achievement and performance improvement throughout the organisation

    • Maintain records of activity to confirm compliance with agreed requirements including internal standard product specifications

    • Ensuring compliance with UK and international standards and legislation and external standards including those needed for ISO accreditation

    • Identifying relevant quality-related training needs and delivering training

    • Liaising with customers' auditors and ensuring the execution of corrective action and compliance with customer requirements

    • Achieving agreed standards of service for both UK and Export customers

    • Monitoring performance by gathering relevant data and producing statistical reports

    • Ensuring there is a regular feedback process with Suppliers on quality and delivery performance and a non-conformance reporting process backed up by a corrective action and improvement process

    • Planning delivery timetables to meet customer delivery requirements

    • Resource scheduling of packing line to ensure efficient production to meet demand

    • Manage supplier performance of raw material, product and packaging to comply with agreed standards of quality and timeliness of delivery

  • To be the change catalyst in seeking new and improved systems and process which result in increased warehouse efficiency, quality and productivity


The Head of Operations in Avonmouth will have...

  • Previous experience at a Head of Operations level

  • Previous experience managing large teams of +100
  • Experience managing Warehouse Multi Sites
  • Experience in a 3PL Transport environment

Job Offer

The successful candidate will receive...

  • A salary of between £65,000-£80,000 depending on experience
  • Pension Scheme
Michael Page Logistics
Job Category
£65000 to £80000 Per Annum
Career Level
Senior Manager (Division / Cou
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