Distribution Centre Manager - Multiple Locations

Multiple Locations
Highly Competitive
21 Mar 2018
21 Apr 2018
Business Sector
Food & Drink
Full Time
Contract Type

Are you an experienced distributions and operations manager, looking for a new challenge in one of the county’s leading FMCG company’s? Do you have a proven track record of achieving cost efficiency and customer satisfaction in a fast-paced environment?

Our client is a market leading food distributor, internationally renowned as one of the best in the game! They are committed to providing a first class experience to all of their customers, whether that be through their products or services. Due to the continued success and expansion of the business, they are now looking for multiple Distribution Centre Managers, to oversee the day-to-day running of some of their biggest sites, in Kent, Essex and Cheshire. This is a fantastic chance to join a giant in the FMCG industry, with opportunities for progression just around the corner!

The role:

The Distribution Centre Manager will be expected to manage and engage the Distribution Centre Team, maximising efficiency, profit and morale. The successful individual will be accountable for creating and implementing the direction of the Warehouse & Distribution function within their given centre, ensuring that the strategy is always aligned with the company business plan. The Distribution Centre Manager will be tasked with establishing clear and achievable targets for their team, ensuring that outstanding levels of customer service are at the forefront of everything they do. The successful individual should be responsive to the changing needs of the customer and ensure that all members of the team are properly informed at all times, to maintain the high level of satisfaction our client currently achieves. This role is integral to the company and the development of its employees, and as such the Distribution Centre Manager will be responsible for supporting the training and development of their team. As well as these line management duties, the successful individual will be accountable for ensuring that stock levels are properly managed and maintained, and effectively distributed in accordance to legal obligations and company policies.

The person:

  • Experience in an operational role, with a focus on distribution and logistics 
  • Senior leadership experience within a distribution environment
  • A comprehensive understanding of current commercial vehicle legislation
  • Experience in a fast-paced, rapidly expanding, FMCG business
  • Effective man-management skills
  • Resilient, can-do attitude
  • Food enthusiast!

There are 3 Distribution Centre Management vacancies, based in Kent, Essex and Cheshire. If you think you’re up to the challenge and want to progress your career with one of the FMCG giants, send your CV to jake@fmcgexecutive.com or call 07740421275 to find out more!

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