Role details

Depot Manager

Gloucester   •   £30,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A leading international distributor is looking for an experienced Depot Manager.
  • Based in Gloucester.

About Our Client

Our client is a leading international distributor of temperature controlled goods is looking for an experienced Depot Manager to manage the transport operation out of their site in Gloucester.

Job Description

  • To lead and promote excellent Leadership standards.
  • To ensure all legislative and other requirements are met.
  • To deliver targets and drive forward improvements.
  • To monitor and evaluate key performance indicators and instigate improvement plans where required.
  • To ensure an efficient and professional level of service is provided to all customers within the agreed delivery schedules.
  • Liaise and agree all manning levels, recruitment, training, development and employee relations of all colleagues.
  • In conjunction with all parties, ensure all company policies are adhered to and maintained effectively.
  • Ensure management of all company vehicles at depot and they are maintained serviced and operate within current legislation.
  • Manage all drivers and their day to day operations and compliance

The Successful Applicant

  • Previous experience within Transport Management;
  • Previous experience of operating successfully within a fast-moving high intensity environment;
  • Previous experience working within temperature controlled distribution (frozen, chilled & ambient);
  • Strong man-management skills;
  • Confident communicator - both written and verbal;
  • Excellent organisation skills;
  • Resides locally to the area and site;
  • Computer literate with previous experience in using software, and;
  • CPC National/International is desirable.

What's on Offer

Salary = £30,000 - £35,000

Shifts = Monday - Friday. Must be flexible to work Saturdays - 45 hours per week

Hours = 08:00 - 17:00 - must flexible on start and finish time

Benefits = Pension scheme, 25 days holiday + bank holidays

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