Role details

Transport Shift Manager- Market Leading 3PL

Birmingham   •   £28,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • MUST be flexible to work rotating shifts
  • Fantastic opportunity for progression and develeopment

About Our Client

A marker leading 3PL based in Birmingham.

Job Description

Responsibilities will include:

  • Team Management, Plan, manage and adjust staffing levels to meet operational requirements.
  • Direct the daily activity to ensure a safe, secure, clean and fair work environment for team members.
  • Deliver team member performance reviews, development and succession planning as appropriate.
  • Ensure effective communication particularly to customer.
  • Manage all disciplinary and grievance issues (complaints), including associated investigations, in line with HR policy.
  • Ensure compliance to Standard Operating Procedures
  • Ensure company policies are communicated, applied and enforced.
  • Thorough daily briefing and de briefing of all employees (including agency drivers).
  • Constant updating of systems with accurate and reliable data, updating route information on the systems.
  • Communicate with all internal and external colleagues in a polite and professional manner.
  • Produce data for KPI reports as required.
  • Be familiar with all legal Company requirements, policies and division procedures and ensure compliance.
  • Provide flexible cover to support the department.
  • Ensure all dispatch timeslots are adhered to at the planned departure times, ensure all transport plans are executed.
  • Escalating any areas of none compliance or failure to both the customer and direct manager.
  • Contribute to continuous improvement in the areas of operating costs and service delivery

The Successful Applicant

Skills Required:

  • 4yrs+ Transport Management Experience
  • Experience in an Unionised Environment
  • Experience working with both core and agency drivers
  • Engaging management style
  • Ability to work flexible shifts
  • In depth knowledge of Site Health & Safety
  • Strong IT Skills
  • Good Communication skills
  • National CPC

What's on Offer

Salary on offer is between £28,000 and £35,000 + Shift Allowance.

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