Operations Manager Job at Tuffnells – in Slough

Job Description

About the Role

Would you like to spend your weekends enjoying the things you love in life or with your friends and family? Does a Monday to Friday job sound like something you would like? Are you looking for a role in management, and would you like to join a business that puts its people first? If this sounds good to you, please read on!

We are looking for an Operations Manager to be part of a dedicated depot team that works together to provide great delivery performance and excellent customer service. You will be a key part of the Tuffnells team and play a huge part in our growth and success. This role is about more than just customer service, it is about putting our customers at the heart of what we do every day.

This role is working 45 hours per week, Monday – Friday, hours may vary depending on the needs of the business

If you are looking for flexibility in your working days or hours, then feel free to discuss this as part of the interview process as we always look to accommodate needs of our team to suit their work life balance.

As an Operations Manager, you will manage a fast paced operation of warehouse and traffic to a high standard to meet business requirements ensuring you continually review the operation to make efficiencies. You will work closely with the Depot Manager and have an input into the depot budget to maximise profitability whilst supporting in achieving targeted service, cost, compliance, and quality performance measures.

You will need to

Have previous experience in managing a team of people

Demonstrate a background of success in achieving and exceeding targets whilst delivering an outstanding experience in a fast paced environment

Exhibit practical knowledge and understanding of Health and Safety regulations, ideally with a recognised H&S qualification

Have experience of managing a budget, working to operational KPI’s and financial targets

Be motivated and passionate

Have a strong work ethic and desire to work as a team to help Tuffnells succeed

Demonstrate excellent communication both verbally and written and the ability to build excellent relationships with peers, team members and key stakeholders

Have experience working within Supply chain, logistics, FMCG, warehouse or distribution at management level, including managing fleet operations

Ideally be in possession of a Transport Manager CPC Qualification or the desire to work towards it

Have a full UK driving license

What’s in it for you?

Monday to Friday Working Hours

20 days annual leave (rising with length of service) + 8 days Public Holidays

Free Uniform & PPE

4% Employer Pension Contribution

Life Assurance

Recommend someone else to work here and you could each receive a £200 bonus

Free Employee Assistance Programme

About Tuffnells

We are the number one next-day carrier of irregular-sized parcels and freight.

A ‘People First’ business, with an open and inclusive culture, we operate a friendly business, full of passionate, enthusiastic, and dedicated people who are proud to wear the Tuffnells badge.

We are proud of our company values and always look to take PRIDE in what we do – People, Respect, Integrity, Deliver, Excellence.

What Next?

If you like the sound of this opportunity with Tuffnells and you match the requirements for this role and are looking for your next career move, simply apply online following the steps outlined ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

About Company

Company: Tuffnells –

Company Location:  Slough

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