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Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derby, Derbyshire
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Excellent Benefits
Contact Name: Usman Hameed
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Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

Operations Manager
£30,000 - £35,000 + Car + Excellent Benefits

Role Profile

Our client is a market leader within their sector. They are currently seeking a dynamic Operations Manager for their site based in Derby. To be successful you will have in-depth knowledge of the logistics industry within a similar senior management role, with experience of managing both transport and warehouse functions on a dedicated customer contract. You must be able to demonstrate strong financial acumen, high energy levels, and excellent customer relationship skills. Above all else, the ideal candidate will have highly developed interpersonal and leadership skills with an ability to motivate those around them to perform to the highest possible levels.

Key responsibilities:

  • Ensuring the highest level of customer service.
  • Day to Day operational performance operational departments.
  • Responsible for the commercial and financial performance of the site vs. P&L .
  • Establishing a positive working culture, driving high levels of colleague engagement and retention.
  • Development of management potential - succession planning.
  • Driving the Health and Safety agenda.

Skills & Experience
You will have a proven record of delivering consistently high operational performance in a similar, senior management role. You will be financially and commercially aware in order to translate business needs to achieve the measured results. You will need to have extensive experience of managing performance levels of productivity and accuracy in line with contract requirements. A background in managing a complex home delivery network would be highly desirable.

Required skills:

  • Proven experience within a similar senior / regional management role.
  • High level of financial and commercial acumen, with a proven background in P&L and budget management.
  • Natural leadership qualities, previously managing significantly large teams through times of change.
  • Proven passion for customer relationship management.

Client information
Our client is a market leader within their sector.

£30,000 - £35,000 + Car + Excellent Benefits

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