Despatch Manager

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Benefits Package

My client are a reputable company in the Greater Manchester area who are looking for an experienced Despatch Manager to lead a small team and oversee the import and export of these engineered goods.

The role of Despatch Manager reports directly to the Plant Manager who will help transition you in to the new role. The position is based on the shop floor looking after a team of 7-10 people. You’ll be responsible for the inwards and outbound goods, the man management of the team with clear and motivational instructions. You’ll also be looking at export co-ordination to the Middle East as their products have a big presence in that region.


It would a great advantage if you have worked in modern manufacturing facilities using MRP systems to manage the inventory in and out.

Despatch Manager Requirements:


  • Team leadership of 7-10 people
  • Organisation and management of inbound/outbound goods
  • Experience of MRP Systems (desirable)
  • Ensure stores documentation modified and maintained
  • Shipping Internationally
  • Knowledge of transportation/haulage standards
  • Adhere to Health & Safety standards
  • Experience of working in 5S/Lean manufacturing facility (desirable)


If you have the required skills and experience for this Despatch Manager role, then please get in touch ASAP with an up to date copy of your CV. You can apply directly or contact Jack Eckersley at Chroma Recruitment.


If this role isn’t of interest, but you know of someone who could be, Chroma Recruitment operates a referral scheme.


Chroma Recruitment is acting as an employment business with regards to this position.


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