WAREHOUSE AND DISTRIBUTION MANAGER - EMEA

FAREHAM, HAMPSHIRE
BASE UP TO £100,000 PLUS BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, AND EXCELLENT BENEFITS

This global leader has a presence in over 40 countries and continues to grow and as part of their expansion plans, have created a new senior management role, in Warehousing and Distribution. This pivotal position, of Senior Manager Warehouse and Distribution, will drive the strategy for their distribution systems teams across EMEA regions and lead and coordinate the delivery of the Warehouse Management System (WMS) upgrade projects across their key distribution centres.

The Warehouse and Distribution Senior Manager will be responsible for:

  • Implementation of Oracle Inventory Management (IM) and JDA WMS upgrade projects for EMEA Distribution Centres
  • Analyse effectiveness of existing business processes, systems, and technologies used in Distribution Centres across EMEA
  • Develop strategies for constantly reviewing and improving systems e.g. upgrades, automation, vendors
  • Participate in planning, building, and implementation of new warehouse systems globally

 

To be successful in this demanding and challenging role in the systems and supply chain you must have:

  • Experience managing large complex global warehouse management system (WMS) projects and teams and operating at a strategic level on an EMEA scale
  • Warehouse management systems (WMS) - ideally JDA/Red Prairie and Oracle Inventory Management (IM)
  • Self-motivated, excellent time management coupled with proven project management methodology skills
  • Experience of Baan, Oracle EBS or equivalent ERP (Enterprise resource planning) system
  • Manufacturing and packaging experience would be useful
  • Solutions focussed with a vision to implement WMS that deliver outstanding results

 

Perhaps you are currently a Systems and Supply Chain Manager, Distribution Systems Manager or Programme Manager delivering automation and systems to Distribution Centres, looking for a position within a global and forward-thinking company, that is committed to its staff and products. This could be your next career move with excellent prospects, remuneration package, and opportunities.

Please note that SVB Solutions is acting as a recruitment agency for the purposes of this vacancy.