UK Logistics Manager, Food Manufacturing, Midlands
Multi-site, senior leadership level opportunity where you can make a significant impact. Are you ready for a new challenge in your career?
A varied and demanding role in an incredibly fast-paced food business - there's lots to keep you busy here. You'll need to enjoy operating in an action-packed senior management position with autonomy and accountability.
As UK Logistics Manager you will be leading the UK Warehouse and Logistics teams across two sites and managing relationships with third party Warehouse and Transport providers. Inspirational leadership is key - you'll be developing and coaching a high performing team - with managers at each site reporting to you directly and a total team headcount of c.40 people.
This is a high profile role that directly impacts the overall business profitability - managing the biggest functional budget, working to challenging deadlines and service standards in a fast-paced 24/7 operation. You'll ensure adherence to UK retail and BRC standards, meeting GMP and HACCP requirements across Warehousing & Logistics at both manufacturing sites. Customer relationship management is a major part of the role and it is essential that you have experience in a food business supplying major UK retailers
You'll need to be an analytical individual who is on the ball financially as you'll be presenting your numbers to the board monthly.
You'll need to forge excellent working relationships across the business, ensuring all functions are collaboratively working to achieve overall business goals. You'll spearhead Continuous Improvement initiatives to drive high standards and efficiencies across the business.
This is a food business that is serious about its next stage of growth. You'll be working with highly respected and passionate individuals from the UK food industry who have joined having recognised the great opportunities available here. The business has enjoyed recent significant investment and is now capitalising on the growth within its product area. Manufacturing both branded and own label quality products, the company has a diverse range of customers across retail, foodservice and B2B.
If you are feeling stale in your current role or feel there is nowhere to progress, this opportunity can provide you with the fresh challenges you seek along with senior board-level exposure.
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