Operations Manager (Park Royal)

  • Department / Function
  • Logistics/Operations
  • Location
  • Park Royal
  • Contract Type
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description
  • Are you an experienced Site Leader looking for your next move into a role offering scope, challenge and excellent opportunity for career progression?

    It’s an exciting time for Matthew Clark. We have ambitious plans for the future, and our Park Royal Operations Manager is a key role in our largest and busiest depot.


    About the role:

    Responsible for the day to day operation of the Depot including; transport, warehouse, and stock control functions on a shift basis. In addition, taking full responsibility for the operations in the absence of the Depot Manager.
    Key driver for meeting company standards of customer service within warehouse and distribution operations ensuring defined customer service levels and key performance indicator targets are met.
    Manage adherence to agreed methods of working (e.g.: SOP’s) using them to plan and lead the Teams working practices. 
    Supporting the organisational drive for sustained profitable growth, whilst understanding the commercial practicalities.
    Undertake resource / manpower planning on a daily / weekly basis to ensure that appropriate levels of suitably skilled staff are available to meet all operational requirements and cost effectiveness.
    Responsible for fostering a culture of continuous improvement and encouraging a “can do” approach in an environment of change.


    About you:

    Strong people management experience in warehouse and/or transport/distribution
    Experience of leading a site with over 150 cross functional team.
    Proven track record of innovation in both operating and cost control
    Ideally induction & manual handling training experience
    Good knowledge of Multi Drop
    Knowledge of Red Prairie (or similar) WMS
    CPC holder (preferable)
    Track record of cultural change
    Detailed and able to drive compliance


    You may have experience of the following: Depot Manager, Site Manager, Operations Manager, Distribution Manager, Warehouse Manager, Multi Drop, CPC, Certificate of Professional Competence, Distribution, Logistics, Supply Chain, Distribution Planning etc. 


    As well as a competitive salary, we offer an excellent package including:


    33 days holiday (inc bank holidays) - with the option to buy a further week,
    Contributory pension scheme
    Private healthcare
    Life assurance
    Access to staff sales, childcare vouchers and a cycle to work scheme – plus much more!


    No agencies please

    Matthew Clark is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

  • Full job description
  • Operations_Manager_Park_Royal.pdf