Logistics Supervisor

Reading Permanent £30,000
  • Must have a HGV licence
  • Strong experience in a logistics role is essential

About Our Client

Page Personnel Logistics have partnered with an international multi-service provider, offering textile, hygiene and facility services solutions. A leader within the industry due to continued success they are rapidly expanding and are now looking to add a Logistics Supervisor to their successful team in Reading.

Job Description

The successful applicant for this Logistics Supervisor role in Reading can expect to have the following responsibilities:

  • Ensure vehicle and driver compliance with O licence, site, EU and other legal requirements, monitoring, analysing TMS2 data and ensuring corrective action is implemented to continuously improve the working environment.
  • To provide relief cover by completing routes in the event of driver absence or holidays.
  • Deputies for the Logistics Manager during periods they away from the business.
  • Ensure route optimisation savings are achieved and all routes are profitable, ensuring the use of agency drivers is kept to a minimum.
  • Resolve all logistics problems eliminating inefficient supply and distribution routes, quality of service, customer losses and continuously improving working practices.
  • Ensure all Health & Safety regulations are adhered to
  • Ensure driver compliance with site EN14065 standard
  • To ensure the drivers deliver the level of customer service that meets the agreed plans for optimal service levels.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Logistics Supervisor who is a commutable distance from Reading will have the following qualities:

  • Previous experience managing/leading a team will be essential for this role
  • Individuals who are analytical and data-led will be successful in this position
  • IT literate (Microsoft Office)
  • HGV 2 licence
  • Experience of lean (Six Sigma) implementation in lean manufacturing systems is desirable but not essential

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Competitive benefits package
Ben Dunmore
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+44 207 269 2183

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Ben Dunmore
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+44 207 269 2183
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