Warehouse Operations Manager

Encore Personnel
11 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
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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