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UK Operations Director

My client is in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector and prides themselves on being a luxury and sustainable brand.

Description

The UK Operations Director in Bristol will be responsible for...

Process improvement

  • Ensure all aspects of the Warehousing and Distribution function work efficiently in order to deliver company strategic objectives.

  • Work with senior management team to improve processes and systems across the business to improve efficiency and effectiveness of the company.

  • Monitor and review Logistics department systems and procedures in order to promote good working practices and process within the department.

  • Understand latest trends in systems, technology and working practices with a view to implementing when appropriate and relevant.

Continual improvement

  • In line with strategic objectives to set and measure Logistics department set of KPI's.

  • The aim to be recognised as market leaders for customer service and delivery performance.

Team Development.

  • Provide the Logistics team with clear and achievable goals and objectives in order to ensure the team is managed and motivated at all times.

  • Mentor Management/Supervisory team members to develop them as individuals and strengthen the team as a whole.

  • Ensure information flow to the team is relevant and regular to give everyone full understanding of needs of the business.

Profile

The UK Operations Director will have...

  • Experience of managing a warehouse team of 20+

  • Previous P & L Responsibility of £10m+

  • Proven track record of cost savings and delivering high set of operational KPI's

  • Proven track record of successful change management

  • Process driven with a proven track record of continual improvement

  • Strong negotiator with proven track record of successful supplier relations

  • Customer focused with a collaborative working approach

  • Analytically mind set and strong numeracy skills

  • Excellent communicator

Job Offer

The successful candidate will receive...

  • A salary of £55,000-£65,000 depending on experience
  • Company Car and Fuel Card
  • Pension Scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Private Health Care
  • Monday to Friday Day Shifts
  • Must be a 1 hour commutable distance from Bristol
Advertiser
Michael Page Logistics
Reference
14044270/001
Job Category
Job Type
Town/City
Bristol
Salary
£55000 to £65000 Per Annum
Career Level
Manager (Location / Team Leade
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