Fonction professionnelle: Operations

Type de poste: Permanent

Type de contrat: Full - Time

Site: UK - Manchester - Trafford Park

Pays: United Kingdom

A global brand with a history of innovation and ambition. Here at L’Oréal, we’ve made it our quest to deliver beauty for all. It’s an aim that has seen us expand into over 130 countries and to develop operations across every retail distribution channel too. And we can honestly say that our careers are just as diverse as our business. After all, at L’Oréal, nothing is impossible.  Our 38 international brands have allowed us to devote ourselves solely to one business: beauty, with a mission to provide the best in cosmetics innovation to all women and men around the world. We want to bring beauty to all people. Our ambition by 2020 is to win over another one billion consumers around the world by creating the cosmetic products that meet the infinite diversity of their beauty needs and desires through continued digital innovation. L’Oréal encourages diversity and sustainable, ethical sourcing for all our products and we have reduced our emissions by approx. 50% since 2005. This year we were also named one of the world’s most ethical companies by the Ethisphere Institute for the 8th time.

Order Preparation Team Leader – Trafford Park

X1 AM Shift X1 PM shift

As the Order Preparation Team Leader you will provide proactive support to the Team Manager in order to ensure that key performance indicators are achieved in terms of: meeting customer requirements; quality; safety; people management; efficiency.  On a daily basis you will lead a tribe of people to ensure operational success.  You will act as the operational lead for your team. 


You must be self-driven and results orientated, have a logical approach and possess strong communication skills. The successful individual must already show a proactive and flexible approach and be able to quickly build strong relationships with employees and ensure that they are leading by example. 

·To ensure that health and safety standards are maintained at all times
·To ensure staff are working to the optimum standards of efficiency and quality by having a proactive presence on the shop floor
·You will work with the Team Manager to ensure that all operational based tasks are met within the area of your control on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
·Ensuring that all Operations staff follow tasks and priorities throughout the working day within the tribe of people you are in control of
·Maintain and drive improvements of Quality, Health, Safety, Housekeeping Standards within your area of the control
·To ensure that housekeeping standards are maintained at all times
·To ensure that orders are picked in an efficient, accurate and timely fashion
·You will run and manage a Saturday shift worked on a rota basis.
Safety conscious and have the ability to promote a culture of constructive challenge
Able to lead motivate and lead a team of people towards a shared goal
Organised.  You have strong organizational skills, and a logical approach to problem solving and able to demonstrate proactive thinking.
Self-motivated and willing to learn, you take ownership of delivering operational improvements
Not afraid to make mistakes sometimes.  When you do you make mistakes you learn from them and change
Respectful. Whoever you’re talking to, you treat everyone the same
Passionate.  You enjoy working with people and are excited about helping your team to be the best
Open. To new ways of doing things. To other people’s ideas and points of view
You. You’re real. And you’re true to yourself. We cherish and celebrate diversity so you’ll feel right at home whoever you are

·Excellent communication and influencing skills with experience of building relationships across the operation
·The ability to work at pace without sacrificing accuracy, Meticulous approach, demonstrating the highest attention to detail
·Operational awareness – you understand the key challenges in the operation
·Excellent organisational and problem solving skills
·Strong customer focus and a commitment to ensuring quality in all aspects of your work
·Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
·Attention to detail and solid administration skills.
·Good knowledge of warehouse operations
·Flexibility in your approach to working hours

Potential Next Steps following this role:

L’Oréal is focused on talent development. You will be supported throughout your career by your colleagues, line manager and the HR team with regular reviews and clear expectations and objectives. If you meet these objectives, you can expect your career to progress to other roles either within the Distribution centre or within the wider business.  

What could L’Oréal offer me?

World class learning and development opportunities.

Excellent benefits including pension, profit share, product discounts and a competitive salary.

Work with some of the biggest brands in the business, and the most passionate people in beauty

Please be aware that the selected candidate will be subject to security screening for the role

How do I apply?

To apply for a role please first speak with your line manager.  If you have access please apply through our internal portal POP.  If you do not have access to POP (those without email) please submit your CV and cover letter to Vici Cook no later than Friday 23rd November.