Distribution Centre Operations Manager


Recognised market leader

Key leadership role

Career plan in place to a senior leadership role

Job Description:

The Company

The business is well-recognised, respected, delivers service excellence and adaptable supply chain solutions and is the key operator in the NZ market. They are undergoing a sustained period of growth through the diversification of service offering and a paradigm shift in business operations.

The future looks bright for its ongoing growth and success in NZ.

The Opportunity

This is a Manufacturing and Supply Chain business first and foremost. 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 Distribution function for the Northland Region.

You will take responsibility for the management and profitable operation of the distribution services for the organisation. You will also manage the flow of raw materials and packaging into manufacturing. 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

Develop and recommend improvements to warehouse systems and processes to improve operational efficiency

Improve WMA utilisation and integrity

Play a key role in achieving the strategic business plan

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 trainingWhat’s in it for you?

As the Distribution Manager, you will be part of the Senior Leadership team responsible for the growth and direction of the business in Northland. This is a succession role and importantly, for the right person, there are clear growth opportunities in NZ.

This is a senior role and as such is remunerated accordingly. For more information please call Wayne Fry on 021 656 502 or email waynef@huntercampbell.co.nz

Posted on: 

12 May 2021