We are currently working in partnership with an employer of choice in the Dartford area who are seeking a permanent Operations Manager for their busy Warehouse facility.
As the Operations Manager you will have overall responsibility for all warehouse operational activity, which includes warehouse planning, driving quality standards through robust processes and meticulous detail. Ensuring that all colleagues are trained and taking ownership and accountability of the roles that they hold. You will be continuously driving standards in the warehousing to be the best in class, and the envy of our clients competitors.
Whilst in this role you will lead the warehousing operation through the peaks and troughs of operations always thinking ahead and being flexible and adaptable to inevitable diversions and distractions whilst developing a team and culture that constantly strives for the next goal.
As the Operations Manager you will be responsible for the running costs of the warehouse and to be an active contributor to effectively reporting for finance and activity.
Our client is looking for a candidate that will take complete ownership of this role and the warehouse operation, this will involve taking ownership 24/7.
Key skills required for this role are as follows:
Previous experience in managing a Warehouse/Distribution environment.
The ability to work quickly and with confidence.
Good management, leadership and team working skills.
Ability to develop members of staff through constructive feedback and encouragement
The ability to plan and prioritise everyday workload and implement continuous improvements.
Good IT skills and experience using systems.
A high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
Someone who can be relied upon to produce high-quality work and complete tasks.
Good timekeeping skills with the ability to work under pressure.
Customer focused with the ability to work independently with little or no supervision.
Whilst the core business hours are Monday to Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm, you will be expected to work across 3 different shift patterns as this is a 24/7 operation. You may be required to attend site out of your working hours on occasions.
If you feel you have all of the attributes required for this role please apply today.