Distribution Centre Manager
Recognised market leader
Key leadership role
The company is 100% focused on their staff. They have numerous awards for their employee engagement. In New Zealand they run a distribution model and due to continued growth they are looking to appoint a DC Manager to their New Zealand team which is a new position within the company. The business is a global company with world leading products in their respective fields.
The purpose of the DC Manager role is to provide leadership and a collaborative environment for their team while keeping a key focus on costs and quality. It is about releasing value through the end to end value chain. They are now looking for an exceptional individual to join and head up the DC Operations function. You will take responsibility for the management and profitable operation of the distribution services for the site. There is plenty of room for you to make and bring a continuous improvement methodology to the business.
Your responsibilities will include
First and foremost running a safety-first workplace
Frontline leadership of the DC
Develop and recommend improvements to warehouse systems and processes to improve operational efficiency
Play a key role in achieving the strategic business plan
Manage direct and indirect operating costs
Ensure agreed measures for profitability and other KPIs are met
Establish and enhance customer relationships
Lead a professional team and provide opportunities for growth and training
What’s in it for you?As the DC Manager, you will be part of the Senior Leadership team responsible for the growth and direction of the business here in New Zealand. Ideally you will come from a DC and/or Warehouse Management background having worked with technical products though the key focus is having exceptional operational leadership skills to be able to drive a high performing environment with a focus on growth and development.
For more information please contact Nick McConnochie on 021 197 9121 or