Warehouse Operations Manager - Washington

Washington, Tyne and Wear
Competitive salary plus benefits
10 Nov 2020
24 Nov 2020
Job Type
Full Time
Warehouse Operations Manager - Washington

About the Role

As a Warehouse Operations Manager, you'll play a crucial role in our distribution centre, leading the team to provide an outstanding service to our stores by inspiring and developing your team. You'll be a champion of the unique Asda culture and a role model of the values throughout the depot.

You'll be responsible for:

Leading a depot operational plan to ensure that the implementation of the business plan is smooth, within budget and meets the business objectives
Understanding the depot plan, enabling you to lead a team of managers to outperform against the plan, dealing with performance issues swiftly and accurately
To lead and build a plan to deliver continuous improvement, through engaging colleagues
Running the depot in the General Managers absence working closely with the Leadership team in the depot to execute the site plan
Management accountability for the Shift Managers, including recruitment, training, performance management, disciplinary and grievance, H&S investigations, recognition and reward for them and their teams
Delivery of all commercial targets on the depot balance scorecard
Succession planning and talent management
Review processes and drive continuous improvement
Working with trade unions

If you're looking for a chance to develop in logistics, this could be the role for you! We'll work with you on your shifts, but the chances are you'll have to work some evenings and weekends.

About You

As a Warehouse Operations Manager, experience working in a similar distribution operation with a proven track record of delivering results against KRA's is essential. You'll be able to work in a fast paced environment and be adaptable to change whilst being passionate about doing the right thing for our customer's by driving quality and adhering to process.

You'll be naturally friendly and want to get stuck in, working with your team to deliver great results. You'll have an enthusiastic approach and be a strong coach, mentor, motivator and role model to the managers and colleagues around you, driving performance and working cross-functionally, communicating effectively across all levels.

Your Benefits

Alongside a competitive salary, you'll get lots of other great benefits too, including 10% off your Asda shopping, incentive schemes, the opportunity to become a shareholder as part of our Sharesave scheme, a pension scheme, bonus scheme and discounts across a range of services and activities, from airport parking to theme parks and cinemas.

Apply today by completing an online application...