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Operations Manager

Coventry

£65,000 to £70,000 Negotiable

Permanent


Senior Operations
Manager – Coventry, West Midlands
 
We are currently recruiting for a Operations
Manager to join our busy well established client with offices in Coventry West
Midlands and Worthing West Sussex.
 
This exciting role will identify
areas of development and improvement within the Warehouse, Logistics, Customer
Service and IT you will identify areas of improvements that will make the business
more efficient. Working with the Operations Director to assist in implementing
the changes working towards a common goal and improving the overall running of
the business.
 
This role will be office based
although travel will be necessary to visit the other warehouse/office and make
similar changes.
 
The client is a growing
distribution warehouse and distribution
 
Role responsibilities include:
 
Plan,
develop and implement projects to meet agreed operational objectives and
performance targets
Support
the Operations Director in identifying areas of improvement and solution design
Map
and review current processes within warehouse and related operations and
interfaces, for example into customer services
Involve
relevant stakeholders across the business and gain their agreement on
recommended improvements
Prepare
suitable project plans, milestones and success factors
Research
and procure external resources and providers as appropriate
Build
and maintain constructive relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Influence
and manage key project participants and their teams to achieve solutions and
ensure on-time delivery of projects
Maintain
relevant project documentation and communicate on project statuses and progress
against plans
Manage
and mitigate against risks and issues that arise during project delivery using
appropriate escalation paths where necessary
Address
project challenges effectively, evaluating alternatives, proposing and
implementing solutions, and taking corrective action as necessary.
Proactively
advocate project methodologies to ensure appropriate project governance
 
This role requires all of the following attributes:
Proven
communication and interpersonal skills
Creative
thinking and problem-solving skills
Experience
in translating creative ideas into practical and achievable plans
Decision
making and influencing ability
Experience
of budget management processes in an operational environment
Excellent
track record in managing projects and preferably with experience of lean
management methodologies
Excellent
planning and organisational skills
Talented
at motivating and engaging a broad range of individuals and teams
Experience
in effectively managing various types of external suppliers
IT-literate
especially with MS-Word, MS-Excel and MS-PowerPoint
 
Salary and Benefits:
 
The salary for this full time role
is £65000 to £70,000, dependent on experience
Benefits to include 25 days holidays plus bank holidays, 5% Pension,
bonus scheme
 
  Logistics, Warehousing, Project Manager, Operations Manager 4-5 years

Posted 17 days ago

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