Operations Manager

Job title : Operations Manager
Location : Melbourne
Job type : Permanent or Full Time
Contact name : Aaron Piscopo
Job reference : 1502102
The Company:
This Retail powerhouse boasts iconic and well-established brands, is an innovative market leader with an international and national footprint and is going through a very exciting time of change and opportunity. It offers an attractive range of staff benefits and has an excellent track record of providing ongoing career development opportunities.

The Role:
The Operations Manager is responsible for the daily operations of the site, ensuring both service and financial performance targets are met according to budget and market expectations. This role oversees the efficient and safe movement of products from Inbound to Outbound, while maintaining top-tier service. The Operations Manager will lead a team to achieve budgeted KPIs through meticulous planning, monitoring, optimization, and reporting of operational activities, driving sustainable value and world-class standards in the Distribution Centre. Duties include:
  • Build a strong team focused on continuous improvement and high performance.
  • Focus on performance management and career development through coaching and effective feedback.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with store level, Brand Business Partners, and suppliers.
  • Ensure service levels to customers and stores are met and improved.
  • Optimise product flow through a comprehensive understanding of the Supply Chain.
  • Lead change initiatives to optimize site operations, reducing errors and improving efficiency.
  • Oversee Inventory, Systems, and Continuous Improvement streams, ensuring integrity.
  • Adhere to and promote WHS policies, procedures, and guidelines

  • Proven operational management and development experience in the logistics industry.
  • Detailed knowledge of warehousing, distribution, and Occupational Health and Safety policies.
  • Familiarity with KPIs, financial planning, and SDA EBA site agreements.
  • Strong leadership, team-building, and influencing skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Great competitive salary plus bonus
  • Monday - Friday with attractive hours of 7am - 4pm 
  • Great staff discounts 
  • Job security and great career progression 

To apply online, please click on the apply function. Alternatively, for a confidential discussion, please contact Aaron Piscopo on 0424803351 or apiscopo@sharpandcarter.com.au