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Area Manager - Graduate (UK)

We’re looking for a number of Area Managers to join various teams in our client’s fulfilment centres across the UK, Germany and France. If you’re open to a change of scenery this could be the opportunity you’re looking for.

This is a fast-paced hands-on role where you can make a real difference in helping this innovative customer-led operation become the best in Europe. Do well here and your career will be off to a flying start!

Responsibilities

As an Area Manager, you’ll help maximise the efficiency of our client’s warehouse operation.

You’ll do this by using data to actively manage a team of 6-10 Supervisors who in turn manage 10-20 people that pick goods for their customers. It’s a big role, you’ll be responsible in peak periods (December) for up to 200 people and their activities and targets.

We’ll provide all the training you need to be successful in the role. They also offer plenty personal development, however it’s your development and your responsibility.

This is your opportunity to make a real difference in a fast-paced fluid environment. If you do well you can expect amazing career potential, in this rapidly growing company. So, you’ll need to be adaptable. Your flexibility will allow you to work a variety of shift patterns, including nights, weekends and public holidays.

A typical day can include:

  • Holding communication briefs with your team
  • Identifying and solving operational problems
  • Identifying training needs of your team
  • Monitoring and driving forward your team’s performance through ongoing coaching
  • Monitoring your team’s progress to their targets

Your profile

Being an Area Manager won’t be easy. But your positive outlook and strong ability to motivate your team will help keep everyone on target.

As a minimum for this role you’ll need:

  • A degree
  • The ability to work unsociable hours

It would be nice, but not essential if:

Your degree was in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics related subject

Career prospects

Hard work is recognised and rewarded here. Join, and your commitment to continuous management of overall department productivity will open a world of career opportunities to you. Just ask one of their Senior Directors who started out in of the most junior roles.

What’s on offer?

As well as a great salary and a rewarding career, you’ll also receive the following benefits:

  • 24 days’ holiday per year
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Parental Leave
  • Amazing company discounts

What to do next

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