Our client is a leading Timber Importer & Distributor of Timber, and Timber Products. Due to growth & expansion they are seeking an OPERATIONS MANAGER that will be responsible for all operations of the site including Despatch and Health and Safety.

Reporting to: Director                                             

You will be working  with the Depot Manager and be responsible for delivering excellent customer service by giving clear indication to the Operational Team and the Transport Manager . You will be responsible for ensuring all activities are managed within health and safety requirements. You will also be expected to implement and develop operational process to ensure that the site runs efficiently and efficiently with a view to continuous improvement.


Key Responsibilities

Effective and efficient organization and management of day to day tasks within the warehouse

Manage and co-ordinate   with the Operational Team good inwards, stock movement and returns

 Implement and develop initiatives to  effectively reduce costs and maintain them

Liaising with Group Purchasing about specific requirements for the Branch

Investigations and analysis of vehicle accidents & incidents

Support the maintenance manager of H & S standards on site in conjunction with the Depot Manager and HR  


Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required

Experience in the transport or logistics field, with a competent working knowledge of London and Home counties  

Excellent administration & organizational skills

IT literate , and experience of Excel

Effective management and  communication skills

Self motivated and focused with the ability to lead a team

Knowledge of current Health & Safety legislation   


Location/Area  West London   

Salary: Competitive remuneration package

Vacancy No: 3914


To apply or to find out more:

Consultant Fiona Hamilton

Tel No 01234 826450 Ext 105

E-mail fiona.hamilton@srsuk.com

Website www.srsuk.com