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Operations Manager

Grow your career as we continue to grow our business!
syncreon are a global 3rd party logistics partner and we are excited to announce we are creating new job opportunities to be based at our facility, on Avro Business Park, Burton on Trent which will ‘go live’ in August/September 2022.


Working for us as an Operations Manager, you will be part of our team, servicing our customer, who is referred to as one of the world’s most valuable brands. Are you interested in joining a dynamic and growing 3PL as an Operations Manager where lots of challenges await? Let us know by applying for the position of Operations Manager.


 Come and join our world and let us be part of yours! 


About the Role

How you will contribute

  • Leading the operational area in cooperation with the Shift Managers, Supervisors and Team Leaders
  • Ensure order control and quality whilst meeting costs and KPIs
  • Implementing and enforcing all processes in the operations area, as well as monitoring compliance and adjusting when changes are needed
  • Responsible for the implementation and achievement of agreed targets in the operational area. Monitoring targets, setting and following up on actions in case of non-achievement of the set KPIs
  • You will manage the development, monitoring and adherence to quality and productivity metrics on site alongside the QEHS Manager
  • You will ensure continuous optimisation of warehouse operations (Kaizen)
  • You will provide disciplinary and technical leadership to the warehouse staff at the site
  • You comply with the cleanliness and safety guidelines (5S)
  • You ensure compliance with all statutory social regulations, occupational health and safety regulations and standards and ensure the promotion of accident prevention measures
  • You are the key contact person for all customer-specific issues related to operations.


Your Key Qualifications

  • You ideally bring a completed training as an Operations Manager or higher education relating to logistics
  • You have several years of professional experience, ideally in a comparable position in the logistics industry, including management experience 
  • You are confident with Warehouse Management Systems, SAP and MS-Office
  • You will have a good command of written and spoken English
  • You are a team player, have strong communication skills, are reliable and stress-resistant, you also enjoy working independently and are characterised by goal-oriented, proactive work with a high level of commitment
  • You will have a high willingness to learn and perform
  • You enjoy working in a varied and exciting work environment for a global customer in shifts
  • Experience in start up operations is desirable 


Working Hours

40 per week



Being just 1.5 Miles from Burton Town Centre and 1.5 Miles from the A38 our new operational warehouse is easily accessible from Burton, Stapenhill, Branston, Winshill, Horninglow and Shobnall. It is also regularly served by the local bus service – Number 1,6,9,10,401,402 and 403 all stop within a 15 minute walk from our new operation.  

syncreon offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.


What’s in it for you?
Generous annual leave (above statutory annual leave + bank holidays)
Above statutory employer pension contributions
Death in Service Benefit – providing financial security for you and your family.
Free on-site parking
On-site canteen facilities including free food every month
Clean and bright warehouse environment 
Monthly employee incentives, reward and recognition
Learning and development opportunities available with global career progression


 About syncreon
At syncreon, we partner with customers, such as Jaguar Land Rover, Harley Davidson, BMW, Dell, Xerox and Canon to provide specialized logistics, operational excellence and value added solutions in: Fulfillment, eCommerce & Value-Add Solutions, Manufacturing Support & Assembly Services, Export Packing, Transportation Management and Reverse, Repair & Service Parts.

We specialize in the design and operation of supply chain solutions for Automotive, Technology, Consumer Home Products, Industrial, Healthcare & MedTech companies. Today we have 14,000+ employees working in 100+ locations worldwide who enjoy our supportive culture, dedication to work-life balance, people development and superb career opportunities.


Candidates chosen to move forward within the Recruitment Process may be required to undergo an assessment and/or submit further background information. Any offers of employment may be conditional on completion of required checks and provision of relevant documentation, in accordance with the applicable local legislation.

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