Head of Operations

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North West England | Ref: BBBH30046

£70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + + Package DOE

Head of Operations
Greater Manchester
£70,000 - £80,000 depending on experience

Role Profile
Cast UK are excited to be working with one of our key clients, a leading clothing business based in Greater Manchester, to recruit a Head of Operations. The business supplies small independents as well as global brands and pride themselves on the quality and broad selection of options available. The role oversees the Supply Chain, Customer Service and Warehouse teams and is based across both the warehouse and head office therefore it is essential you have experience in a similar, commercial role with a bias towards warehousing and operations. It is essential that you have strong forecasting and planning skills and an appreciation of the pick and pack process. You will be highly commercial and analytical, able to link the supply chain function right through to execution in the warehouse. This role will be strategic so requires someone who can influence change. This is a fantastic opportunity for a confident and ambitious individual to join an established business, putting your mark on a newly created role.

Experience, Skills & Personal Attributes

  • Experienced in a similar, senior supply chain and operations role
  • Strong and inspirational leader
  • Strong planning skills (understands how many units / how many staff are needed)
  • Understands numbers and forecasting of products
  • An appreciation of the pick and pack process
  • Can link a supply chain function through to execution in warehouse
  • Able to bring together supply chain (head office) and operations (warehouse) that are currently disconnected
  • Highly commercial and analytical
  • Hold a full, clean drivers license and happy to travel between sites on a day-to-day basis (North and South Manchester)
  • Ability to motivate, coach and give direction

Client information
Our client is an established clothing business based in Greater Manchester

£70,000 - 80,000 depending on experience

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 www.castuk.com

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