Depot Manager

Job Title: Depot Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Derbyshire, England
Salary: Up to £35000.00 per annum + plus substantial benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J3912_1517234138
Contact Name: Russ Malin
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Depot Manager

We are recruiting for one of the UK's leading importers and wholesalers of a range of speciality food products. This is an integral appointment and your principal responsibility will be to lead the team to ensure the depot is operating in an efficient, safe and legal manner whilst offering excellent customer service. Our ideal candidate will have a proven track record in a senior retail/wholesale management. Please note this roles involves weekend working.


Long Eaton, Nottingham, Loughborough, Beeston, Derby, Ilkeston, Leicester


Circa £35,000 per annum (possibly more for outstanding candidates)
Pension Scheme
20 days plus statutory days
Retail discounts
Employee Assistance Programme
Childcare Vouchers
Genuine opportunities for career progression


Monday to Friday days


Deliver consistent high store standards, improving range, merchandising and on shelf availability
Manage routine procedures whilst ensuring all policies are adhered to
Deliver all store KPI's (sales, shrinkage, profit, wage cost etc.) to achieve targets
Identify opportunities to improve efficiency and setting challenging targets
Manage and lead the team to deliver high performance
Build and maintain strong working relationships with customers
Maintain H&S, Food Safety and Fire Regulations


A proven track record in a senior management role within a wholesale/retail environment
Ideally have knowledge of the food industry
Self-motivated, demanding and hard working
IT literate with excellent administration skills
Commercially aware
Resilient when face with business opportunities
Responsive and proactive in your management style to suit operational requirements

The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Russ Malin

If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future.

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