Commercial Operations Manager

Commercial Operations Manager


£28000 - £40000

Rocking Zebra are working exclusively with a fabulous client based in Swindon that is looking to appoint a Commercial Manager.  

The Commercial Manager will be responsible for ensuring that profitability and margins are maximised through efficient processes across multiple departments and effective supplier management. A key part of the role will be to establish strong working relationships with suppliers and peers.
Reporting into the Directors of the business, the Commercial Manager will develop and implement the required business processes, team structures, software integration, compliance and assessments, facilities management, H&S and IT systems to support the expected business growth. 

As a central part of the business, the Commercial Manager must be able to work effectively with colleagues from other teams and manage projects to completion. 

Key responsibilities and accountabilities

  • Management and development of our IT systems, software and infrastructure. Identifying ways to increase efficiency and productivity on an on-going basis
  • Challenging business process to ensure optimum efficiency and cost, offering proposals to ensure a seamless workflow
  • Working with the Directors to ensure the company strategy is implemented on a day to day basis
  • Responsible for Company day to day operations in the absence of the Directors
  • Establishing strong working relationships with all teams, championing change to effectively drive the business forward
  • Investigate stock discrepancies or faults, and liaising with suppliers
  • Managing supplier relationships, negotiating best price and ensuring Service Level Agreements are adhered to.
  • Producing department reports for key management meetings
  • Ensure the company complies with Health & Safety regulations. Completing regular audits and assessments to ensure compliance, updating handbooks and processes as necessary
  • Updating the Directors with any changes or maintenance needs for the building.
  • Maintaining accurate records for procedures, making necessary changes when appropriate
  • Manage the security of the business, responsible for alarm call out and liaising with third parties where necessary
Key skills/experience required

  • Previous experience of working within a management role within operations role or similar
  • Experience of working within a manufacturing (or similar) industry
  • Worked with multiple teams/departments to include support staff and warehouse
  • Systems orientated to include Software and IT
  • Understanding of cost controls and able to challenge suppliers to negotiate best price within agreed service levels and agreements
  • A forward-thinking individual, that can think outside of the box with enthusiasm and intelligence
  • Adaptable to change
  • Attention to detail
  • A relationship manager that can quickly understand people to ensure positive change
If you feel that this is you then please call the Rocking Zebra Recruitment Team today or send your CV to us.

Rocking Zebra want to offer you the best service possible and we urge you to follow up your application with a phone call to discuss why you believe you are a best fit for the role. We will endeavour to respond to your call and application within 3 days however if you have not heard from us in that time you have not been successful for this opportunity. Do not give up keep your eye on our website for other suitable roles. Good Luck!
Apply Later
Sign in
Similar Jobs
  • Online Trading Executive
    Wiltshire, Swindon
    Client side marketing

    Rocking Zebra Recruitment- eCommerce jobs in Swindon, Bath and Bristol Online Trading Executive Swindon Upto £25,000 DOE Rocking Zebra Recruitment is currently recruiting for an Online Trading Executive to join an established and ambitious business based in Swindon. Due to busin...
  • Technical Sales Coordinator- AutoCAD
    Wiltshire, Swindon
    Retail Head Office

    Rocking Zebra Recruitment- Administration jobs in Swindon, Bath and Bristol Technical Sales Coordinator- AutoCAD Swindon £24,000-£30,000 DOE Rocking Zebra Recruitment is looking for an experienced Technical Sales Designer to join an established client based in Swindon. Joi...
  • Operations Coordinator- Travel
    Wiltshire, Swindon

    Rocking Zebra Recruitment- Sales and Marketing jobs in Swindon, Bath and Bristol Operations Coordinator- Travel Swindon, Wiltshire Rocking Zebra Recruitment is looking for Operations Coordinator to join our unique client based in Swindon. Due to business growth our client is looking for ...
Email Me Jobs Like This
Subscribed to similar jobs notifications

Latest News

Need to find us?

Rocking Zebra
Suite 26 - 27,Pure Offices
Kembrey Park

We’ve got a map

Telephone: 01793 734440


Need to find us?

Rocking Zebra
Suite 2.19a, Challenge House
Sherwood Drive, Bletchley
Milton Keynes

We’ve got a map

Telephone: 01908 414998


We use cookies to provide you with the best possible browsing experience on our website. You can find out more below.
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
ResolutionUsed to ensure the correct version of the site is displayed to your device.
SessionUsed to track your user session on our website.
Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
Google AnalyticsGoogle Analytics is an analytics tool to measure website, app, digital and offline data to gain user insights.

More Details