On-site Operations Manager Job In Jedburgh

Job Description


On-Site Operations Manager
Jedburgh, Scottish Borders

The Company

Yusen Logistics is working to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company. Our complete offer is designed to forge better connections between businesses, customers and communities – through innovative supply chain management, freight forwarding, warehousing and distribution services. As a company we’re dedicated to a culture of continuous improvement, ensuring everyone who works with us is committed, connected and creative in making us the world’s preferred choice.

We are now looking for an On-Site Operations Manager to join our team in Hawick/Jedburgh on a full-time basis.

The Benefits

- Salary of £50,000 - £55,000
- £6,000 car allowance
- Bonus
- Family health cover
- 25 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays)
- Company Pension Scheme
- Employee benefits i.e. Discount schemes including E-vouchers and gift cards, gym membership as well as a recognition platform
- Critical Illness Cover
- Tailored development and career opportunities
- Company sick pay*
- Employee Wellness initiatives – WeCare (24/7 online support platform including online GP, mental health support service, get fit programme and more)

This is the ideal role for an exceptional operations manager from a warehousing background who is ready to develop their career with our growing company operating at the forefront of our sector.

Here at Yusen Logistics, we like to think big. Our mission is to become the world’s preferred supply chain logistics company, serving quality and innovation to create sustainable growth for business.

Our values are ‘Connected, Committed and Creative’. We are open and transparent in the way we work, aiming to connect people, businesses and communities to a better future.

You’ll be working at the pinnacle of our operations, ensuring our site runs perfectly whilst driving forward your career and growing both personally and professionally.

The Role

As the On-Site Operations Manager, you will be the glue that joins our planning operations and client’s loading teams, offering support and feedback when necessary.

Providing support to the customer site operation teams, you will implement initiatives that will optimise opportunities for productivity and monitor the output of operations.

You will offer suggestions for areas of improvement to the Contract Manager, while also ensuring any issues raised from operations and customer relations are managed efficiently.

Additionally, you will oversee the recruitment and training processes for new staff, as well as recording absences, performance and targets.

About You

To be considered as the On-Site Operations Manager, you will need:

- Proven experience in managing the site operations (particular focus on warehouse operations)
- Experience of working at a client’s site
- Experience of financial management of budget >£8m+
- Experience of implementing change and driving improvement initiatives
- Excellent problem-solving skills
- Resilience and a flexible, proactive approach
- Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal
- The ability to create and deliver presentation material and analyse data
- WMS and MRP systems experience (SAP or ORACLE)
- A full, valid driving licence, as travel between two customer sites will be required

Other organisations may call this role Logistics Manager, Site Manager, Operations Manager, Distribution Manager, Warehouse Operations Manager, Stores Manager, or Dispatch Manager.

Webrecruit and Yusen Logistics are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you have what it takes to be our On-Site Operations Manager, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency

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