Job Title: Warehouse & Logistics Operations Manager
Our Client is a dynamic and rapidly growing company known for its commitment to quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction. We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced Warehouse & Logistics Operations Manager to join our team. This key role will play a vital part in optimizing our warehousing and logistics operations, ensuring efficiency, accuracy, and timely delivery to our valued customers.
As a Warehouse & Logistics Operations Manager at [Company Name], you will be responsible for overseeing the efficient and effective management of our warehouse and logistics functions. Your primary goal will be to ensure that all warehouse operations run smoothly, from receiving and storage to order fulfillment and shipping. You will also manage a team of dedicated professionals and play a crucial role in maintaining our high standards for quality and service.
* Efficiently plan and manage all aspects of warehouse operations, including receiving, storage, and inventory management.
* Ensure accurate picking, packing, and shipping of orders to meet customer requirements and delivery schedules.
* Maintain and optimize warehouse layout and organization to maximize space utilization and accessibility.
Logistics & Transportation:
* Develop and implement logistics strategies to streamline supply chain operations.
* Collaborate with carriers and freight partners to negotiate competitive rates and service agreements.
* Monitor transportation costs, track shipments, and resolve any issues or delays.
* Lead and inspire a team of warehouse and logistics professionals, providing guidance, coaching, and performance evaluations.
* Foster a culture of teamwork, accountability, and continuous improvement to drive operational excellence.
* Implement quality control and assurance procedures to maintain the highest standards in all operations.
* Conduct regular audits to ensure compliance with safety and regulatory guidelines.
* Continuously evaluate and optimize warehouse and logistics processes to enhance efficiency and reduce costs.
* Introduce innovative solutions and technologies to improve operations.
Reporting & Documentation:
* Maintain accurate records and generate reports on key performance indicators (KPIs).
* Analyze data to make informed decisions and drive operational improvements.
* Collaborate with customer service and sales teams to ensure timely and accurate order fulfillment.
* Address customer inquiries and concerns promptly and professionally.
* Some form of higher level academic qualification such as Bachelor's degree in logistics, supply chain management, or a related field.
* Proven experience in warehouse and logistics management, with a minimum of 5 years in a leadership role.
* Strong knowledge of logistics, inventory management, and supply chain best practices.
* Knowledge of Engineering with an understanding of engineering drawings, measurements and materials
* Excellent leadership, organisational, and communication skills.
* Proficiency in using warehouse management software and ERP systems.
* Ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, adapting to changing priorities.
* Strong problem-solving abilities and a results-oriented approach.
For this position we are looking for a self starter who demands the highest standards from everyone in the company, someone who can offer true quality to their clients and have ambition to grow their career as the company continues it's growth plans. If you have managed an engineering warehouse or supply chain supporting OEM's or into large manufacturing facilities, this would be great interest.
If you are a motivated, results-driven professional with a passion for logistics and warehouse management, we encourage you to apply for the Operations Manager position by sending your CV through to Stuart at 3MD Technical Recruitment who are acting as an employment business for this role