The Best Connection Wolverhampton
20 Jan 2019
31 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, based in Appleton, are a Large Blue Chip Company are looking for a Site Operations Manager to join their team for an immediate start.
Role Purpose:
To maximise the weekly, monthly and annual performance of the site, by providing leadership, focusing on customer requirements, cost effective operational performance, continuous improvement, a motivated workforce and succession planning.
The role focuses on two main elements. Acting as primary regional owner for customer liaison including customer reviews, business development, customer challenges and long-term planning. The Incumbent will aim to become embedded within the regional customer structure, acting as a single point of contact. Secondly the incumbent will manage a small team of warehouse and driving staff (less than 15) ensuring operational delivery to the customer.

Main Accountabilities:
- Management of customer relationships
- Management of all day to day operational matters
- Create and maintain a positive working environment
- Create a culture of continuous improvement using lean practices
- Manage Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to meet contractual terms and Site expectations
- Responsibility for all issues relating to Health and Safety and Environment
- Identify & demonstrate value to Customer through effective operations, process improvement and business development
- Preparation and assisted presentation of monthly business review pack for customers
- Assist the general manager in growing & developing the Regional distribution centre solution

Finance & Projects:
- Achieve agreed budget, revenue and profit
- Identify cost savings as part of CI
- Identify and price any value added opportunities

People Management:
- Team building and development through succession planning and individual PDPs
- Annual appraisals for direct reports
- Identify and develop the potential of all team members
- Manages personnel matters including disciplinary proceedings in conjunction with HR Team

Functional Experience:
- Operational
- Managerial

- Secondary Education
- UK Driving Licence
- Advanced Microsoft Excel Skills
- CPC National/International (Desirable)

Functional Competencies:
- Communicates with internal & external stakeholders at all levels
- Ability to lead team whilst providing a clear focus and strategy
- Highly Focused on H&S, understands the customer & Site’s H&S Challenges
- Identify, demonstrates & promotes a culture of continuous improvement
- Ability to analyse data to demonstrate value and improvement opportunities to customers

This is a role which covers a regional demographic and as such will require significant regional travel.

The pay rate for this role is £35,000 per annum and you will receive a company car.
The hours of work are 08:00-17:00 Monday to Friday.

Benefits include:

• 28 days paid leave p/a based on weekly accrual (PAYE)
• Pension provision
• E-mail / online payslips
• Optional person accident insurance
• Excellent Pay Rates
• Overtime (workload permitting)

To apply, please follow online instructions or contact our Warrington branch.

The Best Connection Group Limited (TBC), an Equal Opportunities Employer, was formed in 1991. The company has a network 80+ branches throughout the UK from which it specialises in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors

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