Distribution Contract & Operations General Manager

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Reference
2710at1542
Sector
Transport & Logistics
Salary
£90,000 Per Annum
Location
Luton
Job Type
Permanent/Full Time
Date Posted
27th October 2017
 
1 application

Job Description

A market leading provider excelling in the timely distribution and installation of high-quality equipment and services across the UK is seeking a field based General Manager to join its expanding team.

The company’s growth has been swift and extremely impressive - from c£20million annual turnover 10 years ago to c£150million today. With P&L responsibility for a turnover of £30-60million and c [You must Apply on line] people, you will inspire, develop and grow the business.

As the Distribution Contract & Operations General Manager your responsibilities will include:

• Managing a multi-depot, fast paced and sophisticated logistics / supply chain operation.
• Developing a modern culture of change, driving low-cost strategies in a continuous improvement environment.
• Leading a significant team, developing, empowering and motivating people.
• Setting and agreeing on key performance targets, monitoring and assessing performance against these targets and providing coaching and support where appropriate to maximise achievement.
• Spotting opportunities within existing contracts to maximise growth potential.
• Delivering excellent service to a heavily customer facing environment.

The Distribution Contract & Operations General Manager will have the following skills and experience:

• Extensive experience of blue-chip customer contact, managing and negotiating multi-million contracts.
• A background in logistics, supply chain and distribution or leading teams of field based personnel, (e.g. engineers or other technical, customer facing specialists).
• Thrive on change, be willing to explore new opportunities and challenge the status quo.
• Experience at senior operations or other relevant level within a similar sized or a larger business.
• P&L management experience and a track record of delivering successful, profitable and sustainable business growth.
• A graduate with significant leadership experience.

In return, the Distribution Contract & Operations General Manager will receive a salary of up to £90,000 per annum plus a bonus, pension, car and other flexible benefits.

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