We are working on behalf of one of the countrys leading brand food manufacturing business to recruit a Despatch Manager for one of their lucrative site operations.
As part of the site senior management team, the Despatch Manager is responsible for all stock allocation and reconciliation on-site, and the product movement process and allocation via the in-house transport teams.
Working with colleagues across the production and logistics function, the Despatch Manager will manage this process through teams on a shift basis; helping identify and develop areas of improvement and consistently aim for a comprehensive On Time & In Full distribution service. The role includes departmental budget control, team coaching and development, KPI management and monitoring, and process improvement identifying and developing.
The ideal candidate for this position will demonstrate a proven track record in FMCG distribution management. The role requires systems and process improvement plans, and candidates will be able to show experience by the completion of similar successful projects. With strong communication skills, the candidates will be able to demonstrate a willingness to lead by example in a highly pressurized logistics operation. The ability to manage departmental budgets and targets is essential, as is the ability to work closely with an internal and external client base.
The successful Despatch Manager will be rewarded with a fantastic package and the opportunity to join a leading organisation.
If this sounds like the role for you then please send your CV for immediate consideration.Apply now