Distribution Centre General Manager - FMCG

Bristol, England, gb
Company: Zachary Daniels
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-08-02 18:04:55

Zachary Daniels are delighted to be partnered with a global Wholesaler who are looking to appoint a Distribution Centre Manager to bring into their site in the Bristol area.

We are looking for an experienced Distribution Centre Manager who possesses strong people management and leadership skills in a similar large scale operation.

The premise of the role is to ensure a customer centric, quality driven cost-effective management of all warehousing and distribution operations and associated activities. The achievement and maintenance of pre-defined standards of customer service at the lowest sustainable costs and within budgetary parameters.

As a member of the Senior Operations Management team you will be expected to contribute to the strategic plans and support improvements in efficiency and effectiveness of the operation.

The ideal candidate will display the following:

  • Strong people management experience.
  • Previous FMCG experience.
  • Previous Depot management experience.
  • Logistics or Supply Chain experience.
  • Analytical (verbal and numeric data) experience.
  • Self-starter and calm under pressure.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • Awareness of current Health & Safety and relevant legislation
  • Strong communicate effectively at all levels Excellent influencing, negotiating and motivational skills.
  • Financially aware and ability to translate business needs to achieve the measured results.
  • In addition to the above a strong focus on lean efficiencies or six sigma would be a major advantage.

    Basic salary of up to £75,000 + Benefits


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