Senior Transport Supervisor

Melton Mowbray Permanent £34,000 - £38,000
  • A market-leading FMCG retailer & worldwide distributor!
  • Large opportunities for progress in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire!

About Our Client

My client are a world-leading FMCG retailer with over 5,800 outlets spread across every continent of the global! Over last 6 years we have undertaken an ambitious growth plans to gain an further 8% of market share out of a European Market worth in excess of £370 billion! We have recently increased our logistics and supply chain offerings across the United Kingdom expanding old depots and creating new state of the art facilities.

Job Description

As a Senior Transport Supervisor you will report into either the Days or Nights Transport Manager (dependent on your preference of shift) in Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. You will cover the following patterns:

  • DAYS - 0600-0900 Start / 1500-1800 Finish

You will additionally be required to cover the following responsibilities across a fast-moving transport operation:

  • Be the main point of contact for transport queries from own drivers & sub-contracted hauliers
  • Active management of a Fleet of 80+ HGV vehicles.
  • Reviewing and ensuring the maximum utilisation of your fleet of vehicles.
  • Ensuring overall transport compliance in line with VOSA regulations.
  • Management of a team of 4x Co-ordinators and over 80+ drivers on a daily basis.
  • HR related queries - 1-to-1's, Payroll, Disciplinary matters, RTW's.
  • A main point of contact for the customer service's team and the transport operation.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Senior Transport Supervisor will have an varied background in transport co-ordinating and daily supervision. You will be required to encompass the following attributes:

  • 2+ years Transport OR Logistics experience
  • An outgoing and charismatic people manager.
  • CPC International is desirable but not essential.
  • HGV Class 1 Licence is desirable but not essential.
  • Commutable to Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire.
  • Proven experience of operating in a fast-paced logistics environment.

What's on Offer

  • £34,000-£38,000
  • Paid Overtime
  • 33 days holiday
  • Private family healthcare
  • 6% pension contributions
Reece Clarke
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Sub Sector
Transport Management
Transport & Distribution
Melton Mowbray
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Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
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