Website Marks and Spencer
M&S is going through an exciting period of evolvement and change and we now have a fantastic opportunity for an Operations Manager to join the team based at our Castle Donington Distribution Centre. At 900,000 square feet and split into 3 chambers with a mix of automated and manual operations delivering around two million single items a week during peak, Castle Donington provides invaluable support to both our online and retail operations We’ve invested millions – But it’s still our people that make the real difference!
We are now looking for an inspirational leader to join our team! The role of the Operations Manager is critical to our success and in this role you will be given the autonomy to lead, coach, drive and develop a 24/7 team to ensure continued growth and efficiency within your Chamber whilst focusing on Safety, Quality, Delivery, Cost and People (SQDCP) to ensure we deliver our customer promise now and in the future.
Core responsibilities of the role will include to champion cultural change, identify talent, meet site targets in all operational areas, maximise the performance of shifts and departments as appropriate all whilst taking ownership and accountability for continuous improvement, target setting, communication and management of delivery against the site operational plan. A real integral part of our operation!
To succeed in this role you will thrive on leading and developing a team, you will ideally have proven logistics leadership experience within a similar role ideally gained in a fast-moving automated 24/7 environment although this is not essential and we are open to receiving applications from all sectors!
You will be comfortable in analysing and challenging ways of working, using methodical and data-driven methods. You will have strong written and verbal communication skills, be comfortable communicating with both technical and business stakeholders at a senior level and have proven experience of working both collaboratively and autonomously.
This is an excellent opportunity to join our business at an exciting time of transformation and change and in exchange for your experience we will reward you with an attractive salary and market leading benefits package.
Company: Marks and Spencer
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Bristol, England, UK
Application Deadline: N/A