Location: Hounslow, London
Salary: Up to £53000 per annum + company car, bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 8 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Operations Manager (Aviation Logistics) (Heathrow)

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for a high calibre professional to join a global market leader in the logistics industry in the capacity of Operations Manager at their London Heathrow Airport site.

The Operations Manager reports directly to the London Heathrow Operations Director. The purpose of this department is to ensure that material which has been identified and processed in accordance with established procedures is available for further distribution throughout the network within a predetermined timeframe.

The nature of the company's business dictates that procedures and routings of material are constantly changing. It is the job holder's responsibility to ensure that these changes are implemented, monitored and the efficiency reported to Senior Management.

What we are looking for:

  • Strong people management skills with a proven record in managing a large team of people within a logistics environment.
  • Self motivated.
  • Ability to develop a living and breathing Global SOP environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels and across cultures.
  • Ability to lead and motivate staff - create an Entrepreneurial Operating System (EOS) culture.
  • The initiative and drive to promote and progress change in the organisation.
  • Willingness to challenge the status quo.
  • Excellent strategic, analytical and negotiation skills & the ability to plan, execute and complete a given task within a specified timeframe.
  • Understanding of general air cargo operations, associated aircraft and Aviation legislative
  • Policies would give you an advantage.
  • Degree level education is desirable but not essential.

Working hours: Monday to Friday working 2pm to 11pm, with some flexibility required at the needs of the business.

Salary: £53k plus company car, bonus, pension and other excellent benefits.

For immediate consideration, send your CV without delay!


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.

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