Operations Manager
£60,000 pro rata

Operations Manager

Ref: 2986| Posted: 7th Aug 20172017-08-07

This vacancy is now closed

Operations Manager – Dunstable – up to £60k

C&D are urgently on the hunt for an experienced and adaptable Operations Manager, on an interim basis for a very busy and successful Distribution Centre based in Dunstable.

 The Operation Manager will be responsible for the day to day operations of the DC, ensuring maximum effectiveness and productivity across all movements. With support from shift managers and supervisors, you will need to make certain that all plans are executed accordingly whilst maintaining service standards, efficiency and cost targets. Whilst doing so, the successful candidate will need to proactively develop the operation and colleagues to drive and improve operational standards.  

To secure the position as the Operations Manager, you must have worked in a similar environment with direct responsibility for over 100 full time equivalent working within a fast moving day 1 for day 2 operation. You must have proven experience of lean methodology/six sigma and be an intermediate user of Microsoft excel at the very least. You must have a proven track record in analysing data and implementing new procedures to increase efficiency and productivity.

You must be a critical thinker and have strong problem solving skills, along with the ability to influence and lead. You must be driven, adaptable and resilient along with planning, organising and priortising skills.

The right candidate will be offered to start as soon as possible, therefore if you feel as though you are suitable please do not hesitate in applying and getting in contact with C&D sooner rather than later.