General Manager

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If you're an experienced leader looking for a new challenge in a growing business, then look no further We have an exciting opportunity available for a dedicated General Manager to join our team based in Corby. This is a key role within the senior management team at Advanced and heads up the operation at the Eismann Way site. Advanced Supply Chain Group offer a complete end to end supply chain service, from source to shelf, covering all aspects of supply chain management, global logistics, fulfilment, and value-added services, allowing our customers to maximise the opportunities that exist in today's technology-enabled marketplace. Using our unique intelligent supply chain model, we design innovative solutions to complex challenges, unlock new opportunities, and speed up and streamline existing processes by removing complexity from the supply chain. It all adds up to providing a service that is "Better, Faster, Cheaper" than our competitors. Responsibilities of our General Manager will include: - Leading the Operation through site management teams - Delivering a best-in-class service to our customer whilst having a commercial focus and achieving operating profit targets - Leading continuous improvement of site - Engage, retain and develop key employee resources across the site - Ensure delivery of business KPI's agreed jointly with the Business Operations Director - Steer and facilitate the personal development of individuals within the team - Anticipate and react to changes in customer's businesses in conjunction with the Business Operations Director. - Assessing operational capabilities and ensuring actions are implemented that meet Company and customer needs across both P&L's - Developing and implementing initiatives to improve operational processes, aligned to our growth strategy What we are looking for in our ideal General Manager: - Experience in leading management teams with excellent people management skills ?? - An?excellent functional knowledge?and experience?of?warehouse logistics knowledge or production environment knowledge and best practice techniques?? - The ability to analyse data to identify root causes of variability operational failures - Experience in defining improvement projects which satisfy our customer requirements - Experience of delivering productivity gain in multiple different environments - Up to date knowledge of the latest operational tools - Experience of a similar role that uses technology to make a difference- Significant logistics, warehouse and production experience - In depth knowledge of a WMS and understanding/manipulation of the data provided to drive data backed decisions.? - Excellent stakeholder management skills - High levels of Commercial awareness - Change Management Practitioner, Lean and Six Sigma Black Belt qualifications - preferred Benefits of joining us as a General Manager: - Staff discounts - up to 30% discount with ASOS (after 6 months employment) - Employee of the month awards (£50 Love2Shop vouchers) - Seasonal fun events & give away - Free tea and coffee - Onsite parking - Refer a friend scheme If you have the skills and experience to become our General Manager, click apply now - we'd love to hear from you

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