Operations Manager

Are you looking for a new opportunity where the work will be fast paced, challenging and highly rewarding? We are currently looking for an Operations Manager to join the team at our Hunters Point site in Corby , where you will play a key role in building your team and growing our purpose-built site. Advanced Supply Chain Group We 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. The key responsibilities of our Operations Manager include: - Managing daily operation for the customer contracts ensuring accuracy and daily KPI's are achieved - Analysing daily performance indicators, encouraging awareness and driving performance improvements - Managing planning, production processes, equipment and resource in accordance with company expectations and values - Leading and supporting the management of people resources in the Operations team - Controlling stock and responding to warehouse queries - Developing, implementing, and reviewing Standard Operating Procedures for all processes - Leading, managing, developing and coaching the People Manager team - Maintaining high standards of quality, a safe working environment and compliance at all times - Managing absence and attrition to achieve daily labour rate What we need from you as our Operations Manager ? - Excellent organisational skills with the proven ability to meet deadlines - Excellent people management skills, the ability to lead a team successfully and the capability to influence those around you - Ability to demonstrate success in implementing changes to achieve "better, faster, cheaper" - Effective communication skills both written and verbal allowing you to converse with key stakeholders in the business both internally and externally - A good knowledge of the Freight Forwarding industry and understanding of the market context - Understanding of HR policies and procedures - Ability to show an understanding of analytics & useful insights that enable acquisition & retention - An excellent knowledge of Microsoft, in particular word, excel and outlook - Previous experience of working with Cargo wise or similar Freight Forwarding management systems - Competent in Maths & English. GCSE's grade A-C, or equivalent - Industry qualification is desirable What will you get in return as our Operations Manager? Access to a variety of our excellent benefits which include generous holiday entitlement, pension scheme, online discounts, development, and a solid career progression programme. This is an exciting opportunity to play a key part in a growing business and make a difference. You won't find another job like the one you'll find with Advanced Supply Chain. What next? If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this Operations Manager role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

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