A manufacturing company in North Nottinghamshire are working with Macildowie on an exclusive basis to recruit for a Warehouse Manager. This is a really exciting position for someone who would like to come in to an operation and implement a number of changes including a new system, looking at outsourcing part of the operation to a 3PL and implementing all the SOPs and KPIs into the business. This is a really exciting time to join a growing business with plans to grow by 40%.
Our client is looking for a candidate who has experience in changing cultures within a logistics environment. This role will allow the successful candidate the autonomy to put in place new strategic changes including putting together a proposal for outsourcing part of the business to a 3PL.
Managing a team of c30 people you will be responsible for creating a skills matrix and creating a training and development plan for the team.
Processes need to be implemented into the logistics functions, this will include writing SOPs, driving lean processes and designing and implementing KPIs into the operation.
Culture change is a large element of the position; therefore we are looking for someone with proven experience of going through this experience.
Health and safety is paramount for the business and therefore the successful candidate will be responsible for driving this through the team.
A new system is going to be implemented throughout the Warehouse, experience of going through a new WMS implementation is essential for this position.
The successful candidate will be responsible for managing relationships with suppliers, customers and internal stakeholders on a daily basis.
This is a hands on management position where you will be based in the warehouse driving performance and efficiencies on a daily basis.
It is essential that you have proven experience within culture change, WMS implementation and 3PL outsourcing.
Communication and management skills are a key element of this position.
Experience in writing SOPs and implementing KPIs is desirable.
Health and Safety qualifications are desirable but not essential.
You will have a strong logistics background and be able to hit the ground running.
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