General Manager, Bracknell Regional Distribution Centre

Job Type Transport / Warehouse / Logistics
Region South East England
Location Bracknell
Preferred Hours Full Time
Partnership Level
Closing Date 22/7/2018
Vacancy Type
Salary £76,300 - £105,600
Salary Frequency per annum
Hours of Work
37.5 hours per week
Monday - Friday

Duties & Responsibilities

As General Manager you will manage the Bracknell RDC and transport operation, ensuring excellent branch service whilst driving continual improvements and developing cost efficiencies. You will influence the future nature of the Bracknell operation and facilities of the site to meet the growth requirements of the business which will be consistent with the overall network plans.

Job Requirements

This is a critical role in Waitrose Supply Chain. It will suit someone who relishes the challenge of building strong working relationships with Partners in a wide range of project and operational roles, dealing with difficult issues in a collaborative, caring and commercial way.

We are looking for someone who can easily adapt their leadership and communication style to wield maximum influence in a variety of situations.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

• Able both to think strategically and to drive execution
• Able to establish strong cross-functional working relationships as a basis for influencing and aligning plans
• Good working knowledge of Supply Chain operations

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

• Continuous improvement / lean management experience or training
• Project management skills
• Postgraduate qualification desirable in Business/Logistics
• Project management experience
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