This is one of the UK's largest retail non-food distribution businesses. The company is recognised for supreme levels of customer service, a great value proposition and world-class standards in its supply chain operation.
In this role you will assume full responsibility for one of the regional centres with full P&L control. This particular site cover a large footprint of over 150,000 sq ft, employ over 130 full time staff and is highly seasonal, as you would expect. It is a unionised facility.
The company has invested heavily in systems and technology, and you will be heavily involved with the development of new processes to complement the capital equipment.
You will be expected to deliver ever-improving service levels while driving down costs, engage & lead a committed team and play a key part in the development of the network.
The remit for the role covers both warehousing and transport.
Clearly, you will need to have managed a large, sophisticated distribution facility. Typical industries could be retail, food or automotive.