Depot Manager

  • Department / Function
  • Logistics/Operations
  • Location
  • Crayford
  • Contract Type
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description
  • It’s not just running a depot, it’s creating a great place to work.

    As the UK’s biggest drinks supplier, our depots are incredibly busy places. Which is why we need an outstanding Depot Manager to keep this one running smoothly. Skilled and experienced, you’ll thrive on the challenge of meeting the highest standards. And in return, you’ll get great rewards that reflect your considerable talents. Our business is growing faster than ever, which means the opportunities just keep growing. Want impressive career development? Look no further!


    What you’ll do

    Running a Matthew Clark warehouse is no small feat. You’ll be in charge of a fleet of vehicles plus your own team. Every day, you’ll mastermind operations and keep everything running like clockwork. That means setting goals, motivating staff, adhering to legal compliance in transport and security and making Health & Safety your priority. We will be looking to you for delivery accuracy, stock availability and a depot that meets budgets. Hitting targets is key – but success is about more than that, we want you to create a positive, can-do culture and to improve processes through innovation. If there’s a better way of working, you won’t be afraid to try it!

    For more information, please view the job description attached.

    About you

    Love being at the heart of busy distribution operations? If so, you’ll be right at home in a Matthew Clark depot. Here, you can add to your proven track record and put your expertise to work. Ideally, you’ve worked in the FMCG sector, managing transport as well as a busy warehouse. Degree educated, your experience should come with an IOSH Managing Safely Certificate and a CPC Certificate of Professional Competence – but qualifications are only the start. We’re looking for a great team manager with a knack for inspiring people and you’ll know how to get the best out of everyone.  

    What we offer

    We offer a competitive salary along with a range of excellent benefits:

    26 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays) - with the option to buy a further week
    A Contributory Pension Scheme
    A Discretionary Bonus Scheme and Share Incentive Plan (subject to eligibility)
    Life Assurance
    A  benefits scheme offering childcare vouchers, a cycle to work scheme, an employee assistance programme, retail & leisure savings, and lots more!

    We work with some fantastic people, we’re passionate about what we do and we have some fun along the way! Join us and you could have a career for life. If this all resonates with you, then we’d love to hear from you.


    Matthew Clark is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

  • Full job description
  • Depot_Manager_Sep_20.doc