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General Manager (Distribution/Warehouse)

General Manager (Distribution/Warehouse)

#Job No. PM509A.

  • Location:

    Erith

  • Salary:

    £60k - 70k per year

  • Type:

    Permanent

Job Description:

General Manager (Distribution/Warehouse)

Erith

Competitive Salary + Company Car + Fuel Card + Holidays + Bank Holidays + Generous Pension Scheme + Discount Card + Company Share Options + Healthcare Scheme
DAYS BASED ROLE. Monday to Friday. 40 Hours Per Week

General Manager required for a leading UK distributor offering a role a high level of responsibility within a well-established company. They offer a great benefits package and role within the senior management team.

To apply for the role you must have previous experience of running a depot and ideally transfer from an FMCG background. Applicants must have experience of having full P&L responsibility for a site. Candidates with a NEBOSH qualification will have a considerable advantage.

The role will involve general management and overall operational responsibility for a large distribution site with 200 permanent employees, you will have 4 direct reports. The role is KPI focused to ensure the efficiency of the operation. You will be tasked with ensuring quality/quantity of output including order fill, stock presentation and timeliness of delivery in accordance to customer demand. You’ll ensure that the operation conforms to all budgetary, service, stock, stock integrity, health & safety and legal requirements. The role will occasionally require travel to other sites within the group. It is important that the successful candidate lead and develop their workforce to ensure an engaged and motivated management team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a well recognised and well established company who offer an autonomous role within a modern working environment. They offer a great benefits scheme within the senior management team where the successful applicant have the scope to drive and influence change.

The Role:
*Overall general management/ operational responsibility of a large distribution site
* Management of 4 direct reports, 200 permanent employees on site
*Ensuring quality/quantity of output including order fill, stock presentation and timeliness of delivery
*Ensure that the operation conforms to all budgetary, service, stock, stock integrity, health & safety and legal requirements
*Occasional travel between sites

The Person:
*Must have previous general management experience within a distribution depot
*Will ideally transfer from FMCG environment
*Must previously have had full P&L responsibility
*Will ideally have a NEBOSH qualification