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Warehouse Operations Manager

Job Title: Warehouse Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent / Full Time
Location: Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH16656_1538979212
Contact Name: Luke Gunn
Contact Email: lukeg@sixdegreesexecutive.com.au
Job Published: October 08, 2018 07:13

Job Description

About the company

Our client is a global organisation widely recognised as a leader in technology and innovation in their chosen product range. Their regional headquarters is located in Melbourne's eastern suburbs.


About the role


Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, the Warehouse Operations Manager is responsible for leading the performance of a large national distribution facility, driving cost reductions and improving customer service levels. In this high-profile leadership role, your key accountability will also include:

Duties:

  • Leading a large team of 4 direct reports and 50+ indirect reports across a single shift, 5 days per week.
  • Ensuring that warehouse operations are aligned to broader business strategies around safety, service and cost.
  • Bringing a lean / continuous improvement mindset to the role and driving supply chain process and systems improvement initiatives.
  • Ensuring that the broader supply chain function - planning, inventory and procurement - are supported by a sound logistics function.


Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will be a logistics professional with a demonstrated track record of success in either the industrial or 3PL industries. You will have had experience overseeing a large team and distribution facility, driving cost reductions and improving customer service levels. Ideally tertiary qualified in a relevant field, you will also possess first class interpersonal and demonstrated influencing abilities.


How to Apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Luke Gunn on (03) 8613 3556 for a confidential discussion.