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Operations Manager

Job Title: Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Contact Name: Dan Rowe
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Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Warehouse Operations Manager
£55,000 - £60,000 + Car + Bonus

Role Profile
Cast UK have been instructed by our client to recruit a Warehouse Operations Manager for their distribution centre in Reading. Reporting into the General Manager on site, the Operations Manager will hold full day to day responsibility for a complex operation which is heavily influenced by tight timescales and deadlines. The role requires an experienced candidate who has successfully managed through large teams. Responsibilities will include:

  • Work closely with the General Manager to establish and review operational plans, budgets and KPI's.
  • Lead by example in driving outstanding levels of service to both internal and external customers.
  • Establish and drive forward a positive working culture aimed at staff satisfaction and retention.
  • Identify training and development needs for colleagues and highlight those that have the potential to progress within the business.
  • Be part of project teams and when required lead specific projects across the warehouse operation.
  • Through your team continuously assess stock holding/sales and work with the supply chain to ensure availability.
  • Ensure all KPI's and service levels are achieved.

Skills & Experience
Cast UK's client is looking for a proven and experienced Operations Manager who has the drive, determination and passion to lead a large team within a fast pace warehouse operation. Candidates applying for this role must have a consistent record of delivering a consistently high operational performance, and must be financially and commercially aware in order to translate business needs to achieve the required results.

Client information
Our client is a market leading FMCG business.

£55,000 - £60,000 + Car + Bonus

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Procurement, Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Engineering, 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