Despatch Manager

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Despatch Manager

Alexander Steele continue to work in partnership with this wonderful food manufacturer based in Norfolk who are currently looking to recruit a permanent Despatch Manager to work Monday to Friday with a starting salary of up to £45k The Role: As part of the site senior management team, the Despatch Manager is responsible for all stock allocation and reconciliation on-site, and the product movement process and allocation via the in-house despatch team. Working in partnership with production and warehouse function, the Despatch Manager will manage this process through the Despatch team on a shift basis; helping identify and develop areas of improvement and consistently aim for a comprehensive On Time & In Full distribution service.  The role includes departmental budget control, team coaching and development, KPI management and monitoring, and process improvement identifying and developing. The Candidate: The ideal candidate for this position will demonstrate a proven track record in Food distribution management either directly for a Food Manufacturer or managing a temperature controlled food 3PL contract.  The role requires systems and process improvement experience, strong communication skills and you will be able to demonstrate a willingness to lead by example in a highly pressurized logistics operation.  The ability to manage departmental budgets and targets is preferable but not essential Whats On Offer: Salary up to £45k Pension  25 days holiday If your are interested in applying for this vacancy then please contact Giuseppe Leo, either send a copy of your most recent CV to Giuseppe.Leo@Alexandersteele.com or call him directly on 0131 370 9191 or 07857 348079 to discuss the role, location and company profile in more detail. We look forward to hearing from you.