Warehouse General Manager

Location Huddersfield
Discipline: Logistics & Supply Chain
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + Car Allowance + Benefits
Contact email: team@indigosearch.co.uk
Job ref: 30205_1641761010
Published: 7 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Indigo Search have been engaged by a fast-paced & growing business to recruit for a Warehouse General Manager position based in the Huddersfield area.

Reporting into the Main Board, this role would suit a Warehouse General Manager, Distribution Centre Manager, Logistics Manager or Senior Operations Manager with experience of managing multi-client portfolios within a fast-paced Warehouse operations setting.


  • Management of the Flagship DC for a growing 3PL business - predominantly Goods In, Putaway, Despatch, H&S, Stock & Customer exposure.
  • Multi-site Warehouse Management responsibility across Yorkshire.
  • Strategic Warehouse Management Planning - including existing site improvements and sourcing new sites.
  • Responsibility for up to 150 full time employees + agency staff.
  • Significant Change Management - including people & processes.
  • WMS implementation.
  • Management of a budget of £10 million P&L.
  • Engagement, Coaching and Mentoring of your team.
  • Operational Projects.


  • Warehouse General Manager, Distribution Centre Manager or Logistics Manager.
  • Multi-Site Warehouse Management experience - ESSENTIAL
  • Multi-contract 3PL experience - DESIRABLE
  • Open Book and Closed Book 3PL experience - DESIRABLE
  • Strong & demonstrable pedigree of significant Change Management.
  • Strong customer/client-centric approach.
  • Overall management responsibility for at least 100 heads or more.
  • WMS implementation experience - DESIRABLE
  • Front-foot & hands-on leadership style.
  • Robust personality - able to challenge the status quo and drive Change.
  • Able to liaise from shop-floor to Board level.
  • Keen to leave a lasting impact and legacy on the wider business.
  • Motivated by a high-paced, forward-thinking role within a dynamic and growth-driven business.
  • Able to commute to the Huddersfield area on a daily basis.


With over 18 years expertise in the Logistics/Supply Chain sector - Indigo Search recruit for management, director & executive roles across the UK.