Interim Operations Manager

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North West England | Ref: BBBH14016

£250 - £300 per day

Interim Operations Manager
North West
£250- £300 per day

Role Profile
An established market leading retailer are looking for an experienced individual who has proven and tested experience working within fast-paced retail distribution environments. This is an exciting & rewarding role which will be based at their distribution centre in the North West. The purpose of the role is to ensure the smooth running of the distribution centre, overseeing a large team consisting of shift managers, team leaders and operatives.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Ensure KPI's and targets are adhered to, through effective management of a large team
  • Plan and monitor manpower resource (daily/weekly).
  • Manage daily and weekly performance targets (Pick Rates & accuracy)
  • Responsible for ensuring all Health & Safety is adhered to within the warehouse
  • Engage/Manage and develop staff. Encourage and motivate staff and recognise for excellent achievements
  • Able to take on any adhoc project work when required
  • Development opportunities - continuous improvement/strategy methodologies.
  • Control Employee relations within the Warehouse, ensuring that all personnel issues are dealt with swiftly and within Company and legislation.
  • Enforcing Stock & Inventory control - WMS and System requirements

Skills & Experience
It is essential that you will have a background working within blue-chip organisations, and experience working within retail distribution. You must also be available for immediate start.

  • Task orientated - able to prioritise effectively
  • Excellent Communication and Interpersonal skills.
  • Responsible for all full time recruitment with assistance from HR.
  • Housekeeping
  • Health & Safety - Ensuring that this is practised each and every day- IOSH desirable
  • IT Literate - Proven & demonstrative knowledge in MS Office (notably Excel).
  • Demonstrative analytical knowledge of using WMS systems to a competent and proficient standard.

Client information
Our client is a market leading retailer based in the North West.

£250- £300 per day

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