General Manager

General Manager

Kinaxia Logistics are recruiting a General Manager for our state of the art warehouse in Dirft.

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Northampton (NN6)

We are looking for a forward-thinking General Manager for our state of the art warehouse at Dirft. This is an exciting role and requires someone who possesses drive and determination and has the ability to progress and grow within our business. Able to support the revision and implementation of operating strategies to deliver commercial success whilst ensuring that improvement initiatives are communicated and integrated into depots and across group operations. The ideal person will be fully competent in IT Systems (TMS and WMS, JDA would be an advantage) and able to lead and manage several business areas by example.

KPI measurements, compliance and health and safety will be an integral part of your role as well as superlative customer care, as we are a multi customer site.

You will create a culture of success within the operating teams, engaging, challenging, and coaching to exceed business expectations, overseeing driver recruitment and retention whilst delivering our company values and people policies.

40 Hours Monday - Friday


  • Previous experience of warehouse management processes
  • Experience of overseeing health & safety policies, SSOW and Risk Assessments
  • IOSH NEBOSH qualification desirable
  • P & L experience
  • A strong working knowledge of PC applications and other IT functions
  • Strong problem-solving experience, commercial awareness, and negotiation skills
  • Exceptional customer service skills with the ability to participate in customer meetings
  • Previous experience of managing and developing people and able to work in a team-based culture. Strong employee engagement skills
  • Advocate and participate in self-development and continued personal development
  • A confident presentation style in all business areas including oral communication, interpersonal and influencing skills, with the ability to take a confident and diplomatic approach with staff, drivers and customers

The above advert is not an exhaustive list of duties a full Job description is available upon request.


We are an equal opportunities employer whom encourage and welcome applications from all backgrounds. We are recruiting now for this role. To apply please forward your CV with any relevant experience listed, to [email protected] or apply online here.

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