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Operations Manager

Logistics done differently.


Here at GXO, we’re recruiting for an Operations Manager to join our team in Chesterfield for our customer, PDC.  This is a full-time, permanent role working Monday – Friday.


You’ll manage all aspects of our warehouse operation at our site in Chesterfield and provide expert leadership and direction across the operation in order to deliver a high quality and safe service to our customer. You’ll ensure that we fulfil our responsibilities relating to the warehouse services of the contract whilst managing and developing the site management population in line with contract requirements and customer expectations.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £42,000 per annum. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.



What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Review and evaluate the warehouse plans on a daily basis making recommendations for changes as appropriate to ensure all KPI’s are achieved and improved upon
  • Monitor financial performance, identify cost saving initiatives and implement corrective actions where appropriate to maximise the efficiency of the warehouse function
  • Prepare and present information for business cases and CI/ Gainshare initiatives
  • Review and monitor internal processes to ensure optimum efficiencies  
  • Promote effective and harmonious employee relations through formal and informal communication channels, engaging trade union reps where appropriate


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Experience managing a fast-paced warehouse operation
  • A proven track record of dealing with internal and external customers directly
  • Ability to establish and manage continuous improvement initiatives, whilst driving efficiency
  • Highly analytical and IT literate


Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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