Role details

Transport First Line Mangager (Nights)

Bristol   •   £23,000 - £24,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A chilled/ambient distribution company is in need of a Transport FLM.
  • Based in Bristol

About Our Client

Our client is a major player in the temperature controlled distribution market, offering the highest standards of logistics and distribution services.

This role is based in Bristol and our client is looking for Transport FLM calibre candidates to join their professional outfit.

Job Description

  • Ensure that effective communication processes are in place to promote the regular and effective communication to the team of all matters including operational performance, strategy, personnel, health & safety and training etc.
  • Effective resource planning and management to ensure that labour costs are managed and controlled in line with budget and plan.
  • Working as part of the Operations team to ensure the correct standards of work are maintained and assisting with continuous improvement initiatives which will benefit the department and its customers.
  • Lead, develop and inspire the team to continually deliver outstanding results and achieve departmental objectives.
  • Oversee the management of the day to day aspects of the Transport operations, ensuring vehicles are correctly dispatched and routed to the customers and that they are tracked as required to achieve all departmental KPIs.
  • Ensure that site quality and hygiene standards are met and that quality standards are upheld at all times.
  • Ensure company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures.

The Successful Applicant


  • Previous experience within a fast-paced transport office;
  • Flexibility on shift;
  • Previous FMCG experience;
  • Previous experience withing temperature controlled distribution;
  • Computer Literate, and;
  • Confident communicator.


  • Reside in the Bristol or surrounding area;
  • National/International CPC.

What's on Offer

Salary = £23,000 - £24,000.

Shift = 4 on 4 off

Hours = Nights

Benefits = 20 days holiday + bank and pension scheme.

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