Over 35 years, MVP has built a solid reputation for placing the UK’s best supply chain talent. Although we’ve seen the recruitment landscape change and evolve constantly, at MVP we believe in taking a simplistic approach to recruitment and the challenges faced by our clients and candidates. For us, it’s all about three main components.
Understand. Identify. Deliver.
Our consultants are market experts with a proven track record in delivering challenging recruitment solutions based around this approach. We partner with our clients and candidates, developing longstanding relationships built on trust and personal recommendations. With the supply chain sector facing major skills shortages in many specialist functions, we are well placed to deliver on even the most challenging of briefs.
Our consultants work across the supply chain sector and have an unrivalled depth of knowledge within the industry. This enables MVP to be one of the most well-respected recruiters in our field.
We provide permanent and interim recruitment solutions, with extensive experience in middle to senior management appointments. With our strong market presence, we’re well recognised for delivering on complex recruitment assignments, confidential recruitment projects and business critical positions.
Put simply, we love a challenge.
Operations/Production Shift Manager – Worcestershire
£35-£40k + (including shift allowance) + benefits
Commutable from: Stourport, Worcester, Kidderminster, Halesowen, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton, Birmingham, Telford. MVP is handling an exciting role working for a developing production/manufacturing business, which is part of a major retail group. The company is a modern, progressive business, offering excellent career development opportunities. The Role Working at this new and expanding facility, the Shift Manager will take full responsibility of their shift, driving continuous improvement, engaging with the team and ensuring on time delivery. This will be working from 2pm till 10pm Monday to Friday. Some flexibility may be required to cover other shifts. Key responsibilities: Manage the performance of a large team, including developing and mentoring, as well as any performance management related issues. Identify and support any continuous improvement initiatives Maintain H&S and quality standards Set and monitor team objectives and ensuring ongoing training where necessary The Candidate The ideal candidate will have previous management experience gained within fast paced environment such as production, packaging, manufacturing, warehousing or distribution. You will have strong leadership & influencing skills and place an emphasis on continuous and process improvement. This position offers excellent career opportunities and the chance to join a recognised leading organisation.
Transport Section Manager
Based at this large distribution centre, this is an exciting & challenging position for a Transport Section Manager who will be pivotal to delivering the varied and time critical activities for a successful operation. The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience: Previous transport management experience gained in an fmcg environment. Excellent people management skills and the ability to develop self and others Strong health and safety knowledge. A good understanding of Transport Legislation. The ability to plan labour and resource. Effective team worker and confident and positive communicator. PC literate in Excel and Word This is a customer facing role and the successful candidate will encourage a ‘customer service’ personal approach to the job. There is a need for flexibility but the position will be working rotating early and late shifts (no nights) on a ‘5 from 7’ working basis.
Transport Section Manager – Merseyside – Nights
Based at this large distribution centre, this is an exciting & challenging position for a Transport Section Manager who will be pivotal to delivering the varied and time critical activities for a successful operation. The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience: Previous transport management experience gained in an fmcg environment. Excellent people management skills and the ability to develop self and others Strong health and safety knowledge. A good understanding of Transport Legislation. The ability to plan labour and resource. Effective team worker and confident and positive communicator. PC literate in Excel and Word Understanding/experience of Microlise would be an advantage. The role will cover any 5 from 7 days and the hours of work are 22.00pm-06.00am.
General Manager, FMCG Distribution Centre – South Oxfordshire
Package: Negotiable + bonus, company car + benefits
Exciting and challenging role for an experienced General Manager to run a fast paced, multi-temperature distribution centre, offering services to a large number of customers, including significant national accounts. As GM of this well established DC, you will lead and inspire your team and develop customer relationships. Key Responsibilities: Manage a complex, fast moving, warehouse and transport operation. Manage P&L performance for the site, ensuring maximum efficiency of the operation to reduce waste and improve profit margin Build a stable workforce that is engaged and committed and in turn establish a culture of innovation and continuous improvement to deliver best in class operations. Manage and develop the site management team, identifying key team members for the future and succession planning for the operation Develop and improve Health & Safety performance The Person: The successful candidate will be a demonstrable leader who is capable of delivering operational excellence and customer development.
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