The Warehouse Group is moving into an exciting phase as we transform our way of working as the retail industry continues to evolve. We are the largest general merchandise retailer in NZ with $3 billion in sales, and employing over 12,000 people across The Warehouse, Warehouse Stationery, Noel Leeming and Torpedo7. We have 270+ retail stores, online stores as well as distribution and fulfilment centres throughout NZ.
We’re massively proud of our Kiwi heritage and incredibly passionate about how we’re about to change the future of retail through technology and our amazing people. During this transformation phase we are looking for people who are keen to jump on board and embrace the challenges through their strong resilience, ability to handle change, and their communication and stakeholder management skills as we work in a complex matrix environment.
We have an exciting opportunity in the Omnichannel Fulfilment team for an experienced Operations Manager to look after our Noel Leeming & Torpedo7 Fulfilment Centres which are based in Auckland, Hamilton and Christchurch. The role will be split between time spent at our Store Support Office in Northcote and visiting the relevant operational sites.
Reporting to the GM Omnichannel Fulfilment your key objectives to ensuring the efficient running and high performing state of the Fulfilment Centres are going to come through strong leadership, team capability development, managing robust cost controls, delivering to the strategy and managing team welfare.
Your key responsibilities will be to:
Experience and Qualifications:
We are looking for a strong Logistics professional who has a passion for success and shows a commitment to their team and the business. To truly succeed in this role, you will need to be highly resilient; have excellent communication and stakeholder management skills; and through your extensive leadership experience you will be able to manage change in a complex environment all while keeping the team engaged.
If you have the ability to hit the ground running and make your mark as a change agent in a business unit that has a real impact on the on-going performance of the organisation, apply today!