• Deputy Logistics Manager Westmeath
  • Eolas Recruitment in Westmeath, County Westmeath, Ireland
  • jobs
  • 3 weeks ago

jobs description

My Westmeath based client is currently recruiting for a Deputy Logistics Manager to join the team on a permanent basis. The Deputy Logistics Manager will work within different teams and will be responsible for the management of employees in the area and region. The Deputy Logistics Manager will maintain the efficiency and effectiveness of warehouse operations, ensuring that logistical components function smoothly and align with the broader objectives of the organization.

Job Responsibilities
• Team Leadership: Leading a team of Warehouse Operatives in various departments (Goods In, Selections, or Transport) to ensure efficient handling of stock from receipt to dispatch.
• Performance Management: Creating a motivating work environment focused on performance. This involves setting performance goals and actively engaging with staff to meet these standards.
• Operational Involvement: Actively participating in day-to-day operations, providing hands-on leadership to demonstrate commitment... and knowledge of the processes.
• KPI Management: Developing and monitoring key performance indicators to track and improve operational efficiencies.
• IT System Management: Using multiple IT systems integral to logistics operations, ensuring processes are efficient and compliant with company standards.
• Quality Control: Conducting regular checks to maintain product quality, ensuring adherence to rotation and storage guidelines.
• Training Coordination: Organizing and overseeing on-the-job training to ensure staff development and proactive work habits.
• Schedule Management: Handling the planning of work schedules and managing annual leave to ensure continuous operations.

Experience Required
• Drive and Ambition: High level of motivation and a clear focus on achieving and exceeding goals.
• Management Style: Results-oriented approach, aiming for high performance and success, with an emphasis on being able to manage and inspire teams.
• Leadership Ability: Strong capability in leading teams, inspiring others, and managing effectively to inspire confidence among employees.
• Proven Track Record: Demonstrated ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, with evidence of past achievements in a results-driven position.
• Multi-tasking and Prioritization: Excellent skills in handling multiple tasks simultaneously and prioritizing deadlines effectively.
• Organizational and Communication Skills: Strong organizational abilities coupled with excellent communication skills to manage relationships and operational demands.
• Flexibility and Adaptability: Ability to adapt to changing conditions and flexibility in approach to meet various challenges.
• Cost Control and Hands-On Management: Skill in managing budgets and costs, with a practical, hands-on approach to achieve business objectives.

Essential and Desirable Skills

Previous experience - Goods In, Selections or Transport

Retail / Manufacturing experience

Educational Requirements

Relevant Degree

Working Hours & Benefits
• Hybrid Working
• Night Shift Allowance
• Pension
• Healthcare
• Bonus
• Maternity & Paternity Leave
• Mobile & Broadband Discounts


If you are interested in this role, please apply for this role with your updated CV and I will be in touch to discuss your application in detail. Or for a confidential discussion and insight into this client and role please reach out to Nicola at Eolas


As a dedicated IT Recruitment Agency, we also have several similar permanent and contract roles open. The above role may not be an exact match for your experience, salary or daily rate expectations etc. However, we would like you to reach out in order to discuss other roles we are currently recruiting for in similar fields. Also, please feel free to view our website for more jobs and details about us if you wish.

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