Fulfillment Centre Operations Manager

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 433145 v2
Salary: Daily Rate on Offer
My client is seeking an experienced, Operations Manager to join our Customer Fulfillment team in Dandenong

Key points of interest:
  • Must have a Bachelors degree
  • Immediately Available
  • Must have Operations Level experience with Fulfillment Centres
  • Potential to go perm
We are looking for someone with experience in:
  • Operational Automation Experience required / robotics preferred
  • Data focused process improvement
  • Proven experience within people engagement through leadership
  • Experience managing a large team of Area Managers

Your responsibilities will include, amongst others:
  • Maintaining Health and Safety standards within your remit area
  • Become a subject matter expert on specific, larger-scale processes and activities within FCs, such as 5S audits
  • In your inventory control and systems environment, you’ll manage timely data collection, updating operations metrics on an hourly basis,
  • Driving productivity targets, reduce cost per unit, eliminate errors and ensure an excellent customer experience
  • Implement process change and contribute in cross-functional Six Sigma initiatives within your site 
About you:
  • Possess a degree from an accredited institution,
  • Knowledge of Lean, Six Sigma and Kaizen methodologies would be highly advantageous.
  • Previous experience in leading large, diverse teams,
  • You possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written,
  • You’re competent in two or more production or supply chain areas, with an impressive track record in a similar, fast-paced logistics, distribution or manufacturing environment,
  • You possess the ability to manage details, establish and carry out root cause analysis, and then extract and analyse the data you generate

This is an an initial 3 month contract to start on the early July, please only apply if you can start immediately