Функция: Отдел операций

Тип занятости: Полный рабочий день

Место расположения: UK - Manchester - Trafford Park

Страна/область: 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.

Warehouse Team Manager – Trafford Park

As the Warehouse Team Manager running the PM shift you will report into the Order Preparation Manager acting as the operational lead for the team.  Through strong leadership you will motivate and guide a team of approx. 40 -60 colleagues made up of two Team leaders, Administrators and Warehouse Operatives and support other departments to ensure the smooth flows and order preparation processes are maintained.  You will be driven by the challenge of partnering with the supporting departments to help achieve the business agenda and deliver the best possible employee experience. 


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 internal managers and employees and be the first point of contact for all team and operational related queries. You will be able to think on your feet, be solutions focused and results driven whilst also balancing long term thinking with delivering everyday operational excellence.

·Managing Daily DC Shift Operations ensuring unloading, picking and loading plans are met in line with the schedule.
·Ensuring that all Operations staff follow tasks and priorities throughout the working day
·Maintain and drive improvements of Quality, Health, Safety, Housekeeping Standards and internal audits
·Manage and develop the Operations Team though regular performance discussions 
·You will support the Team Leaders to engage and manage effectively their daily teams
·Report and analyze all Operations KPI’s to improve customer service
·Track and manage use of Operational Hours in line with Budget ensuring we are working with the optimum level of staff
·Help drive the People Roadmap for Physical Distribution and support the Trafford Mancom team with key strategic projects, such as the development of our ‘Simplicity’ culture.  
·Work Closely with Operations Planning Manager ensuring all operation business plans are delivered
·Conforming to SQD procedures, ensuring quality and correct processes are adhered to
·Lead and deliver Project work when opportunities are identified
Entrepreneurial. Every single day, you spot opportunities to shake things up
Organised.  You have strong organizational skills, and a logical approach to problem solving and able to demonstrate proactive thinking.
Energetic.  You are self-motivated and willing to learn.
Flexible in your approach and are comfortable assessing and then prioritising workloads
Adventurous. L’Oreal is for pioneers. So you’ll embrace challenges and change
Only human. You’ll make mistakes sometimes but you have no fear of failure because you’re smart enough to learn from mistakes
Ambitious. You crave success and we’ll support you all the way. That way, we all win
Respectful. Whoever you’re talking to, you treat everyone the same
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 an organization
·Solutions orientated mindset with the ability to work accurately at pace and cope with ambiguity
·A high level of Operational awareness – you understand the key challenges in the business
·Experience of managing and leading people is essential
·Experience of managing change - whether restructuring or adapting to rapid growth
·A high level of commercial awareness – understanding key challenges in the business
·Strong stakeholder management experience and the ability to deliver difficult messages, to influence and motivate others
·Experience of leading key projects for the business
·Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
·Meticulous approach, demonstrating the highest attention to detail
·Proven experience of process-improvement and creating a culture of continuous improvement
·Ability to analyse data, draw accurate conclusions and communicate key messages succinctly
·Strong planning and organisation skills – with an ability to appropriately reprioritize and change as required to meet deadlines
·Is risk aware and builds contingency into plans

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 one of our 3 Distribution centres, at head office or within the wider supply chain team. Possible next steps include, but not limited to a Specialist operational role, or Senior Operational role within the Distribution centre management team. 

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