Operations Manager

Location : Banbury

Salary : Competitive dependent on experience including a KPI bonus.



DB Foods Ltd are one of the leading wholesalers in the UK supplying a comprehensive range of quality wholesale meat, poultry, game and deli products.  We have a proven track record in supplying a diverse customer base including Restaurant Groups, Airlines, Cruise Ships, High Street & Catering Butchers, UK Multiples and Online Businesses.
We are looking for an experienced Operations Manager to manage and develop a team of 25-30 staff. The position will also involve maintaining all current operations and procedures and site security with a view of improving the whole efficiency of chilled depot which operates 6 days a week.


Key Responsibilities :

• Reporting to the Depot Manager taking full responsibility for the day-to-day running of the depot which runs 6 days per week.
• Managing the operational budget and oversee all Health & Safety for the depot.
• Driving and monitoring business performance at the depot ensuring efficient processes
• Development and motivation of the operations team (circa 25-30) to ensure productivity and quality standards are achieved
• Apply a continuous improvement approach to quality objectives and ensure a customer focused ethos is maintained
• Working with the Depot Manager and wider teams at other locations around the UK to ensure business objectives are achieved


Experience :

• Excellent communicator with colleagues and visitors at all levels.
• Previous experience in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain.
• Experience in a FMCG business (desirable).
• Experience managing a team of up to 30 members of staff.
• High standards of work.
• Experience handling perishable food products in a warehouse environment.
• Demonstrate working knowledge of Health and Safety and associated regulations.


What We Offer :

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