Area Manager

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Category
    Transport and Logistics - Other Transport & Logistics
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • External Reference
    MAY2208

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a leading online retailer who strive to have a positive impact on customers, small businesses and the economy.



This business strives to be the most customer centric company globally.




I'm sure you appreciate that there is a high level of uncertainty in the market now, however, I hope it will reassure you to know that these are permanent opportunities focusing on the operational management and delivery of key KPI's working for a global business.



Area Manager




  • As an Area Manager you will manage the day-to-day operations of this established online business and liaise with other departments and key stakeholders as necessary to ensure a smooth flow of operations.

  • You will report directly to the Operations Manager.

  • In this role you will lead and develop your team of colleagues to maximise their full potential, ensuring the team meets key performance objectives in order to exceed the customers' expectations.

  • You will be responsible for managing the key metrics across the areas of Transportation, Supply Chain and Logistics.

  • You will lead a large and diverse team of colleagues within a very fast-paced and high-volume environment. You will have the responsibility of all HR related activities within the team, including managing employee engagement.




Basic qualifications required



  • Degree qualification or equivalent

  • Direct management experience

  • Experience with the full hiring and recruitment lifecycle

  • Flexibility to work a variety of hours as business demands

  • Experience in managing multiple stakeholders

  • Experience with managing multiple KPIs



Ideally you will have experience in a transport, manufacturing, production, FMCG or retail environment, however we will consider applicants from all industry sectors.

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