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Site Warehouse Manager

Date: 23-Sep-2022

Location: Lutterworth, GB

Company: GXO Logistics

 

Are you ready to take the next step in your career?  Have you got proven leadership skills and can lead from the front?  Are you commercially focused with the ability to drive operational improvements? If so, please read on.

 

Here at GXO we are recruiting for a full time, permament, Site Manager to lead our BT contract, based in Magna Park, Lutterworth.  You will have full responsibility for the overall performance of the contract, ensuring operational productivity, service, people management and financial targets are met. You will also be involved in transformation projects providing strategic vision and leadership.

 

Pay, benefits and more:

 

We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £70,000 per annum plus a generous monthly car allowance. In addition, we offer 22 days holiday, which accumulates with service, plus bank holidays. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

 

  • You will have direct management of 7 Operational Managers, with a workforce of circa 350 staff overall, dependent on seasonal activity
  • You will manage all aspects of performance to ensure compliance within agreed KPI’s and, ensure the smooth running of warehouse operations, people, health and safety, associated systems and legislation
  • You will play a vital role in shaping the culture and approach of the workforce, supporting and developing your team through leadership, coaching, and communication
  • Focus on business excellence, transformation and continuous improvement of operational efficiency and customer service standards

 

What you need to succeed at GXO

  • A proven and resilient leader, you will need to demonstrate a record of accomplishment in running large operations  
  • Experience of managing multiple customer relation and P&L at a senior level
  • Excellent financial acumen and commercial awareness
  • Good knowledge of employment legislation, health & safety and all associated regulations
  • Excellent communicator with experience of manging a large workforce – union exposure would be advantageous
  • Understanding and implementation of Continuous Improvement initiatives

 

We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.

 

GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. At GXO Logistics UK we are Disability Confident Committed as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.