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Site Manager

Do you have what it takes to successfully lead a team in a highly complex Logistics environment? We are looking for a Site Manager for our Hinckley facility in Leicestershire. The successful candidate will play an integral part in business operations, drive a culture of continuous improvement and ensure efficient optimisation of operational processes whilst meeting Customer demand. If you are an experienced natural leader with Customer satisfaction and business results in your DNA, then this is the job for you!

 

How you will contribute

Lead from the front and oversee all aspects of site operations including:

 

  • Customer Performance
    • Successfully oversee activities and performance of fulfilment centre operations
    • Be obsessed with meeting agreed Customer expectations
    • Develop and maintain close professional relationship with Customer
    • Work closely with Customer in respect of future demand planning
    • Drive initiatives that will support a continuous improvement culture

 

  • Financial Performance
    • Budget setting and periodic schedule of review in partnership with site financial controller
    • Responsibility for financial performance of site
    • Drive and deliver initiatives to improve operational efficiency
    • Exception management of unexpected, unplanned or out of scope costs
    • Collaboration with internal teams in respect of closing commercial tasks and business renewals

 

  • Organisational Strength
    • Lead and strengthen an established team to meet existing and future Customer demand
    • Mentor and coach identified talent
    • Maintain and drive succession planning principles
    • Strong employee relations & engagement activities
    • Clear and thorough communication across all organisational levels

 

  • New Business/Growth
    • Fulfil leading role in respect of Customer driven scope changes and new opportunities
    • Identify new opportunities to pursue within scope of existing site operations
    • Collaboration with all stakeholders to maintain competitive approach
    • Key support role for onboarding/launching of new business

 

  • General
    • Responsible for all facility related activities
    • Engagement with other internal Teams in region to ensure alignment on change requests, Customer events and other relevant internal or Customer driven activities
    • Occasional requirement for regional and international travel
    • Meet all Company objectives in respect of Safety, Quality, Security, Customs, Delivery, Cost, Productivity, Corporate Responsibility, Employee Morale and The Environment

 

Your Key Qualifications

  • Proven successful experience in third party logistics at Senior Management level
  • Logistics background in e-commerce/Technology sector is preferable
  • Strong leadership qualities and team development skills
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-paced organisation

 

Compensation
syncreon - A DP World Company 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.

 

About syncreon - A DP World Company 
At syncreon - A DP World Company, 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.

 

Note
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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