Role: Warehouse / Transport Manager
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
Sector: Building Materials / Construction Supplies
Salary: £34,000-£37,000 (negotiable) + benefits
Full time Warehouse / Transport Manager position for a national distributor of building materials / construction supplies based in Northampton.
Our client is one of the UKs leading distributors of construction materials with a network of depots nationwide. An opportunity has arisen at their Northampton depot for an experienced Warehouse / Transport Manager. The role comes with a strong starting salary of £34,000 - £37,000 (dependent upon experience), plus a generous performance related bonus and national company benefits.
The successful applicant will have experience of a similar warehouse / transport management position, preferably within the Construction Supply sector.
As Warehouse / Transport Manager you will be responsible for all transport & warehouse activities, working closely with the management team to ensure all operations are carried out effectively and efficiently.
You will have excellent operational and leadership skills, managing a team of 9 staff and a fleet of 5 vehicles.
Warehouse / Transport Manager Role & Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the whole distribution facility, identifying ways in which you are able to improve processes
You will ensure that quality procedures are adhered to and investigate any non-conformities
You will need to ensure that all Health & Safety procedures are practiced and also ensure that all environmental risks are kept to a minimum
Contributing to the evaluation and development operational strategy and performance measures
You will be responsible for implementing and reviewing a continuous improvement strategy
Managing a team of 9 members of staff
Full control and responsibility for asset control and purchasingTransport / Warehouse Manager Key Skills & Experience:
Excellent commitment, leadership and organisational abilities
Attention to detail and the ability to use initiative to overcome day to day issues
You will have proven operations management experience, preferably within the construction supply sector
You will hold a full UK driving license
Full CPC preferred
You will have previously worked within a Senior Management role within the above sectorsBenefits:
Salary up to £37,000
Company bonus scheme
Company pension scheme and other benefitsThe Company:
This is a fantastic opportunity with a well-respected national distributor of construction materials.
The successful candidate will be dynamic, positive minded, enthusiastic and driven with the ability to hit the ground running and assist with further company growth.
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