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Depot Operations Manager

Job Title: Depot Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
REF: BBBH11098
Contact Name: Gareth Steggles
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Depot Operations Manager
£35,000 - £38,000 + Car + Excellent Benefits

Role Profile
Cast UK are currently recruiting for a dynamic Depot Operations Manager to take responsibility for all on site functions, for an FMCG, multi customer Distribution Centre based in Manchester. This is a complex operation, and requires the successful candidate lead a culture of continuous improvement within the site, and take ownership for the training and development for the warehouse and transport team. Responsibilities include;

  • Ensuring site adherence to company policy and applicable legislation with regard to all aspects of the operation including health and safety.
  • Promoting a positive work culture.
  • Supporting and leading company projects and initiatives as required.
  • Recruitment, retention and development of night shift team.
  • Manage operations in line with budget and overall business expectations.
  • P&L and budget.

Skills and Experiences
Ideally, you will be a 'hands on' manager with significant experience in managing complex FMCG operations, with a proven track record of working directly with the customer in an operation. You must be financially aware with previous experience managing costs and budgets, with a solid understanding of the relationship between operations and finance. You will be a strong leader with a proven record of successfully managing and developing a positive culture whilst ensuring optimum performance, results and service to the customer. This successful candidate will come from an all-encompassing background dealing with all aspects of warehousing.

Our Client
Our client is a market leading business with operations throughout the UK.

£35,000 - £38,000 + Car + Excellent Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit