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  • Warehouse Operations Manager

  • Business: Travis Perkins
  • Sector: Supply Chain & Distribution
  • Location: Tilbury, Essex
  • Salary: £55,000 + exceptional benefits
  • Hours of work: Monday to Friday, 40hrs
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 07-Aug-2018
  • Job reference: 16727

Job Description

Travis Perkins operate 3 Distribution Centres (known as Range Centres) which stock our “heavy side” items (bricks, timber etc) and distribute to our branches on a next day delivery service. Tilbury Range Centre is 440,000 sq ft. and operates with 170 FTE’s across 3 shifts and a transport fleet of 50+ vehicles and trailers. We are now looking for an experienced Site Operations Manager to oversee our Tilbury operation and build on it's success.


As our Site Operations Manager you will be reporting directly to the Head of Distribution and take management responsibility for the warehouse, picking/loading operations, administration and transport functions. Our Operations Managers take overall responsibility for KPI’s and branch service targets. We move fast, it’s important you can too!


Experience Required


  • Experience in a similar role (not necessarily building material distribution)

  • Budgetary control of £10m+

  • Headcount management of 100+ staff (our Operations Managers have 4 direct reports and overall responsibility for 150+ staff)

  • Management of Health and Safety procedures (IOSH trained)

  • Knowledge of warehouse management systems

  • Providing management of picking high volume SKU’s (3000+)

  • Stakeholder management experience (director level)


If you, like us, believe in working hard for your customers, then you can expect to be rewarded. A salary that grows as you grow, company car, staff discount across some of our businesses (Travis Perkins, Wickes, Toolstation + more!), access to discounts across 1000’s of retailers, extensive careers opportunities & much more!


Sound good? Apply today!

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