Location: Bristol, England
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics Logistics Logistics
Contact Name: Ian Everett

Senior Operations Manager / General manager (Bristol)

Job Description

Position Senior Operations Manager/General Manager (Bristol)

Location Bristol

Salary up to c£60K (dependant upon experience)

Ref IE 59696

An opportunity has arisen for a high calibre, dynamic Senior Operations Manager/General Manager to join a market leader in the FMCG logistics industry at their Bristol site. This is a great role for a forward thinking individual to take full site responsibility and join the team on a full time, permanent basis.

You will be accountable for providing direction to manage and monitor all departments and shifts, ensuring the completion of all daily functions in compliance with H&S and working procedures. You will maintain the team relationship within the depot and the company's centralised functions.

The ideal candidate for this fantastic opportunity will have managed and led teams within temperature controlled distribution operations and thrive in both the pace and variety of challenges presented in this field.

You will have demonstrated abilities in controlling costs, maximising efficiency and productivity and leading teams from the front. As a person, you will be able to support your direct and indirect team development, coaching and motivating others to become better leaders.

The Senior Operations Manager will be able to lead teams through a combination of metrics and personality; helping direct reports create a results driven, service-centric environment which takes real pride in striving for continuous improvement.

The successful candidate will possess commercial and financial flair, possess excellent organisational and planning skills and be extremely effective within all forms of communication. You will offer good analytical and numerical skills, have experience of being customer facing and also have an ability to manage change. Flexibility to change and to go the extra mile to meet customer and company requirements is essential. You will also be PC Literate, particularly with Microsoft Office and have a good understanding of WMS systems.

This really is an opportunity to put your stamp on this position, make a name for yourself within the business and to be recognised as a leader. This is a chance to develop a serious career with a stable, forward thinking organisation and would suit an experienced Senior Operations Manager looking to develop their career into General Management.

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.

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 but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

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

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