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Head of Operations

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    FMCG

  • Job disciplines:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Scott Williams

  • Contact email:

    scott.williams@jonlee.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH47375

  • Expiry date:

    14/07/2018

Head of Operations
£60,000 +
FMCG
Wiltshire

For over 30 years our client has been at the forefront of Foodservice and Wholesale distribution to the catering trade whilst also providing excellent value to the general public. Covering the South West of England, a proud independently family owned business which operates 24hrs a day 6 days a week across two deports.

Due to continued YoY growth, they are now seeking a new Head of Operations to take the business to the next level overseeing two sites. To be successful in this role, we are looking for a strong leader who will be able to influence policy and strategic decisions as well as developing new operational policies and procedures.

As the new Head of Operations you will report directly to the MD and you will be responsible for leading the team whilst ensuring all KPI's and sales targets are met. You will have the opportunity to analyse, develop and then implement your new procedures as you see fit whilst driving the operational performance including service levels, customer experience, quality and compliance. As an experienced Operations Manager, you will be familiar with stock management/rotation, distribution, budgeting and onsite audits. You won't be afraid to make difficult decisions for the benefit of the business but you will also be an excellent leader and have the ability to get get the best out of your teams.


Essential

  • Previous warehouse managerial experience within Food
  • In depth warehousing knowledge
  • Stock management of perishable goods
  • Multi depot management experience
  • Commercial experience
  • HGV transport knowledge
  • CPC License
  • O License knowledge

Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you are an experienced Operations Manager and familiar with the Foodservice/Wholesale sector and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Head of Operations role, please contact Scott Williams at Jonathan Lee Recruitment PSC17