Senior Operations Manager

Recruiter
XPO Logistics
Location
Barnsley
Posted
02 May 2019
Closes
21 May 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Logistics done differently.
How would you like to be a part of something bigger? XPO Logistics are looking for our next Senior Operations Manager for our ASOS contract in Barnsley. It’s a big responsibility and a huge opportunity for someone to take charge of one of the largest single-site operations in the UK. How great is that for your CV? This role is working any 5 from 7 days covering a 24-hour operation on a fixed shift. The shift patterns are currently 7am-3pm, 3pm-11pm and 11pm-7am and you will need the flexibility to cover any of these.
Pay, benefits and more:
We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £48,000 per annum with an additional £5000 if working on the night shift. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.
What you’ll do on a typical day:
  • Take full accountability for your shift, managing a dynamic and ever-changing environment
  • Work closely with the onsite projects and continuous improvement teams, always looking to innovate
  • Ensure that your team of 30 managers and up to 750 colleagues are managed efficiently
  • Manage a large budget, ensuring that your decisions are business-minded
What you need to succeed at XPO:
  • An understanding of management in a large e-commerce operation
  • Great communication skills – you’ll be in constant communication with multiple stakeholders daily
  • An analytically minded approach to solving issues, along with good maths and English skills
  • You’ll need to be a true self-starter with an ability to independently solve complex issues and queries
Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oreal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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