Greencore Group

Depot Manager

23 Feb 2018
23 Mar 2018
Ms Sarah Leisner
Business Sector
Other Business Sector
Contract Type

Do you have supervisory/ management experience in a fast paced distribution / logistics environment?

Due to retirement we are recruitng for a Depot Manager to be responsible for the operation at our Newtown Radial Depot in Powys, Wales

As Radial Depot Manager you will direct and lead a team of 8 to ensure operational standards are met and the depot is developed to meet current and future business objectives.

Main responsibilities
  • Provide leadership and direction to the team to ensure that they are engaged, focused, developed and delivering to their potential
  • Review labour requirements vs availability; deploy cost effective plans to ensure resource availability and capability aligns with business operating needs
  • Direct daily operational practices to ensure that safety and compliance with group policy are the critical priorities at all times
  • Ensure the facilities and all components/assets are maintained to ensure operational safety and efficiency
  • Monitor the utilisation and maintenance of the transport fleet to ensure adherence to all agreed internal and legal standards
  • Take first line management responsibility for all people management issues on site
  • Oversee the execution of operational plans which control spend and ensure the correct and timely delivery of customer orders
  • Ensure the team is adopting appropriate administrative procedures and reporting all necessary information to meet audit standards
Ideal candidate
  • Manage safety qualification e.g. Highfield Level 2
  • Basic food hygiene certificate e.g. Highfield Level 1
  • Understand the best practice processes
  • Manage Budgets
  • IT literate; able to use MS office suite to record and report effectively
  • Use of sector specific electronic management tools e.g.; ISOTRAK. Hand held technology.