Role details

Transport Shift Manager

Merseyside   •   £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Transport Shift Manager - UK Retailer
  • Excellent Opportunity with a Large UK Brand Name

About Our Client

My client is a UK wide Retail Operation. They have a number of distribution sites in the UK and have a strong presence on the high street.

Job Description

Responsibilities of the Transport Shift Manager include:

  • Responsible for ensuring that the ongoing operation consistently exceeds the client's expectations in terms of service to customers, financial goals, key performance indicators and contractual operational standards.
  • Responsible for leadership, motivation, coaching, mentoring and career development of shift and team members.
  • Adhering to operational and commercial excellence which is to be achieved on a day-to-day basis.
  • To ensure all drivers are compliant / plan routes and ensure weekly targets are met
  • To be responsible for any disciplinary action

The Successful Applicant

The Transport Shift Manager, skills and personal attributes that are required:

  • Demonstrable transport management experience gained from within a similar, fast paced and highly pressurised retail logistics environment.
  • Knowledge of transport operations, rules and regulations.
  • Previous experience of the leadership and development of a transport team.
  • An ambassador for best practice with experience of staff development and performance.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Have previous experience of grievance and disciplinary procedures.
  • Demonstrate good commercial acumen with the ability to understand basic budgets and cost controls and how their departmental performance influences them.
  • You will have experience of any of the following: Transport Management, Logistics, Shift Management experience.

What's on Offer

Salary: £35k

Hours: 8 hour shifts rotating on 6am - 2pm and 2pm - 10pm.

Any 5 from 7 days

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