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Operations Manager

Opportunities have arisen within Wolverhampton EMC.

Are you a proactive person who enjoys solving problems and formulating ideas to make a difference for your company? Then an Operations Manager is the position for you! Here at syncreon, you will have the authority to change, develop and expand our organization.


How you will contribute

  • Manage the daily activities of a logistics operation to maximize scheduling and delivery of commodities to the customer.
  • Interface with customer to ensure smooth coordination of scheduling and maximization of schedule adherence; provides input on local conditions, identifies needs and receives direction on real-time staffing increases or decreases.
  • Enact contingency plans as needed; escalate and direct activities during system problems, disasters, etc.; identify potential problems, troubleshoot, escalate issues to local and senior management, and participate in post-mortem analysis of problems providing input for future process improvements.
  • Review ongoing performance results to targets. Take corrective measures with authorization, escalate as needed
  • Responsible for providing effective leadership to the team, enforcing company standards, act as a role model.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Minimum Degree in Manufacturing/Logistics/Business Management or related discipline and or MBA or equivalent.
  • Proficient use of Software applications such as CAD, Word, Excel, PowerPoint & Accesses.  Data analyses, SAP, MRP/ERP or other electronic logistical inventory management systems is a requirement. 
  • Ability to communicate in a professional and precise manor is a requirement.  (In particular report writing, oral and electronic presentation skills).
  • 3 years minimum experience in a managerial capacity in a fast moving industrial environment is a requirement.
  • A team player with the ability to manage and motivate a team is a requirement.
  • Ability to map a process and write standard work to the highest standard.
  • Previous experience in using Lean tools to develop process improvements.
  • Working within a management systems environment is highly desirable.
  • IT competency required (specifically MS Office).
  • Understanding of MRP / SAP systems and WMS principles advantageous.




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.


About syncreon

syncreon delivers tailored, progressive and scalable solutions to premier global automotive and technology brands, such as Jaguar Land Rover, Harley Davidson, BMW, Dell, Xerox and Canon. We supply 3PL and 4PL solutions that adapt as quickly as industry and the marketplace evolve. For over 60 years syncreon has provided unique and innovative expertise in providing highly integrated, warehousing management, inbound to manufacturing, reverse and repair, export packing, aftermarket services, fulfilment services and transport. 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. For more information, visit



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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