General Manager

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West Yorkshire | Ref: BBBH28139

£60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits

General Manager
£60,000 - £65,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Cast UK are supporting our client, who is a leading logistics business, in their recruitment process of a General Manager, based in Yorkshire. Reporting into the Operations Director, you will be responsible for day to day management of the site. This is a complex role that will require the successful candidate to possess strong man management and leadership skills for a team of colleagues.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage, motivate and lead the management team in order to control and positively impact agreed site KPI targets such as accuracy, absence and department productivity, providing clear direction and accountability.
  • Manage and agree DC recruitment in line with volumes, revised forecasts, cost, the planner and agency provider.
  • Act as a role model for the management team, being personally accountable for setting high standards of behaviour on site.
  • Overall responsibility for the planning and managing of the DC operation to meet cost and quality standards.
  • Deliver best in class service to stakeholders, both internal and external
  • Introduce and implement continuous improvement initiatives to streamline performance
  • P&L accountability, reporting into Operations Director

Skills & Experience

  • Proven track-record of working within FMCG logistics or 3PL environments
  • Comfortable leading a team of operatives in a busy environment, providing leadership and developing the team
  • Strong H&S focus
  • Experience managing significant P&L's
  • Exceptional customer service with focus on exceeding client expectations

Client Information
Our client is a market leading Logistics business

£60,000 - £65,000 + Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in HR, Procurement, Buying, 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

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