Warehouse Operations Manager

Recruiter
Encore Personnel
Location
Dudley
Posted
11 Feb 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Operations Manager to join a successful FMCG manufacturing and distribution business in the heart of Birmingham. Excellent salary and company benefits available for the successful candidate

The Role

* Manage day to day warehouse operations safely, accurately and within appropriate productivity and cost levels
* Support site management in continuously improving the operation.
* Creation and maintenance of Skills Matrices for all functions. Implement the disciplines and training where required
* Receive all stock in line with daily reservations list ensuring accuracy and put away with immediate notification to stock control of any discrepancies at point of arrival
* Drive effective use of storage and pick locations working in line with the WMS and ensuring stocks are correct
* Ensure orders are picked on time in full error free
* Instil a culture of Health & Safety awareness and adherence to related Risk Assessments and Standard Operating Procedures
* Reporting KPI data highlighting successes and failures within the operation
* Daily briefings & displayed communication of results/performance
* Motivate and lead the team

The Candidate

* 3-5 years' experience in an FMCG supply chain environment is essential
* Proven people management and development experience
* Excellent organisational and planning skills across short, medium and long term horizons
* The ability to think strategically and to develop and deliver logical and well considered plans
* A proven record of delivering change
* A proven record of delivering cost savings
* Ability to drive continuous improvement
* Experience in H&S Management
* SAP Warehouse Management knowledge

Encore Personnel are an Equal Opportunities Employer. Specialist Recruiters in the Technical/engineering, Industrial, Driving, Energy and senior appointment sectors. Supplying nationally. Encore offer a "refer a friend" reward scheme where you could receive a gift of up to £500

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