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Job Opportunity – Logistics & Operations Manager

We are seeking a Logistics and Operations Manager to join our distillery team.


Contribute to the successful delivery of the overall business strategy through the design and delivery of an effective and efficient operational strategy.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with suppliers and Distillery Production team to manage procurement, inbound logistics, warehousing and stock levels across all sites.
  • Schedule and manage multiple production processes to achieve agreed company key performance indicators.
  • Manage your team to improve capability, drive standards, identify opportunities for continuous improvement and pursue quality accreditations relevant to the business.
  • Regular reporting to Board of Directors.

Key Capabilities

  • IT Skills in Microsoft Office Spreadsheet and Database applications.
  • Confident in building relationships with suppliers and colleagues.
  • Capable of handling numerous raw material components within a stock control system.
  • Able to adopt and continuously improve stock control system.
  • Implement and lead production strategies for the continual delivery of operational performance aligned to overall company objectives,
  • Identify and implement new technology and automation to improve quality and consistency of service and improve operational efficiency.
  • Candidates must be aware that the distillery operates a flexible shift pattern depending on demand and must have a valid UK driving licence.
  • It would be desirable that candidates have a keen interest in Distillation and associated processes.

Essential Criteria

  • A demonstrable track record within production and material planning.
  • Educated to Degree level in Business or a technical discipline.
  • Highly customer focused with a passion for continuous improvement.
  • Proven, excellent people management/interpersonal skills.
  • Tactical and strategic leader, capable of communicating ideas effectively.
  • Proven and demonstratable experience of managing people.

Closing Date

The closing date for applications is Monday 4th March 2024 at 12 noon.  Please apply in writing, including your CV to The Echlinville Distillery Ltd, 62 Gransha Road, Newtownards, Co. Down, BT22 1AJ. Or email to [email protected]

The Echlinville Distillery is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Notice to contractors

Applications are invited from Contractors, under the terms of the NEC3 Short Contract, who wish to be considered for inclusion on a Select List for the following project: The Echlinville Distillery, Kircubbin.

A shortlist of EO’s will be compiled (Randomly Generated if over six Applicants) and invited to submit bids for the project. The works will fall into the following Constructionline Category: Sector:

Civil Engineering – Landscaping/Sports Category: Landscaping for a period of 3 months and will commence not before 3rd January 2022.

The estimated cost of the project is £208,000 excluding VAT.

Further details are included in the Pre-Qualification Questionnaire Package (PQQP) which will be issued on receipt of a formal request by e-mail quoting TPDF\100086 to the address below.

The latest date for receipt of your submission and any other additional information requested at the address below is 10th November 2021.

Andrew Bunbury (Landscape Architect)

Park Hood (Chartered Landscape Architects)

Hawarden House, 163 Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast BT4 3HZ

[email protected]

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