Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Salary: Up to £45000 per annum + discretionary bonus
Posted: 7 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Ian Everett

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Operations Manager

Job Description

A great opportunity has arisen for an experienced Operations Manager to join a hugely successful wholesale and distribution business. This is a full-time, permanent position in which you will take responsibility for the management of the Peterborough site to include both Transport and Warehouse operations.

Reporting directly into the Head of Operations you will ultimately be responsible for delivering the company's strategic operational goals to deliver a high performing and engaging environment.

You will have developed your career within a logistics environment previously (to include both transport and warehouse operations) and possess excellent man-management/supervisory skills. It will suit an individual who is looking to drive the business to the next stage of its growth and introduce the necessary changes to achieve this.

Among your responsibilities will be to ensure the site is running as efficiently as possible with a focus on quality, compliance, cost control, budget control, site facilities maintenance, driver management and people engagement. You will also lead the way in regards to the training and development of your team leaders and supervisors with an eye on succession planning and staff development.

As a natural leader, you will possess excellent communication skills and have a positive, can-do attitude with continuous Improvement coming naturally to you. It would be an advantage if you hold CPC (this is not essential)

Genuine career prospects are available for the right candidate who is looking for that platform from which to develop their career!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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