United Kingdom | change country 

Supply Chain Jobs: A supply chain recruitment resource and the UK's best supply chain career opportunities

Headline Job
Procurement Opportunity
Macclesfield

Featured Jobs
Warehouse Assistant
West London

Supply Chain Manager
London

Senior Category Manager - IT
Surrey
Interim Procurement Manager
Oxfordshire

Head of European Business Development (logistics)
London, South East (Excl London)   

Head of Business Engagement
Central London
Procurement Officer
Central London

Procurement Specialist
Central London

Commercial Delivery Manager
Central London
Senior Procurement Manager
Central London

Travel and Logistics Manager - Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester

Featured Recruiters

Night Transport First Line Manager

Job Title

Night Transport First Line Manager

Reference13875251001_595144
RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorTransport & Distribution, Warehousing & Distribution
Salary£25,200 to £26,000 per annum
Town/CityKingswinford
LocationsWest Midlands, West Midlands
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesLogistics Jobs
Date Posted13 November 2017

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now



I am currently recruiting a night transport first line manager to supervise a team of drivers and coordinators over a night shift - 10PM to 7AM, this shift is negotiable.

Client Details

Distribution business

Description



Responsible for the daily operational requirements of the depot and out base depots (where appropriate) by leading and motivating all teammates to ensure that agreed KPI’s and service level agreements are met at all times and that Standard Operating Procedures are adhered to. Ensuring at all times, full compliance to both Health and Safety and Transport Legislation



  • Full, thorough and independent day to day management of Depot and Outbase depots (where appropriate)



  • Responsible for Health and Safety of the team, ensuring safe working practices are adhered to at all times e.g. accidents, investigations, risk assessments and daily checks.



  • Monitoring KPI data, identifying trends with a view to improving efficiencies and achieving continuous improvement targets.



  • Super user for all IT systems e.g. Epods and scanners, ensuring usage is within KPI and all problems are reported to relevant parties.



  • Maintenance of systems including Verilocation, TMS, Tachomaster and Fleet Check.



  • Ensure driver brief and debrief is completed to Company quality requirements.



  • Ability to present and explain comprehensive and robust information in a timely fashion when required, daily, weekly and monthly.



  • Responsible for identifying and achieving cost saving initiatives/efficiencies wherever possible



  • Action computerised vehicle scheduling to ensure optimum effectiveness and completion of customer requirements and service levels.



  • Ensure that vehicles required for service are presented when scheduled or requested.



  • Efficiently manage and raise all Purchase Orders.



  • Ongoing teammate management and development; appraisals, objective setting, regular reviews, identifying training needs, coaching and developing teammates where appropriate.



  • Effectively manage all HR related activities e.g. holidays, sickness absence, investigations and disciplinaries with an aim to finding suitable resolutions within the scope of the Company’s policies and procedures.



  • Communicate effectively at all levels.



  • Liaise with other Depots or departments within the Company network to ensure operations are satisfactorily completed and also promoting good working relationships to maximise performance.



  • Deal with customers in a professional and courteous manner.



  • In addition to your normal duties you may be required to undertake other duties in line with the needs of the business and flexibility should be recognised as a prerequisite of the role and be prepared to vary start times and shift patterns to meet business needs.



  • The requirement to be on an ‘on call’ rota





Profile

  • GCSE educated or similar level



  • Working knowledge of relevant health and safety legislation relevant to the workplace



  • Ability to communicate with confidence to a wide range of audiences



  • Able to work under pressure and to strict deadlines



  • Able to work within a team and individually



  • Ability to influence at all levels



  • Excellent organisational skills



  • High attention to detail



  • Ability to follow and provide clear instructions



  • Good problem solver



  • Previous traffic office/warehouse practical experience



  • Demonstrable leadership and man-management experience and skills



  • Articulate, numerate and computer literate including the use of Microsoft packages and transport operational systems



  • Good geographical knowledge both locally and nationally



  • Flexible in approach and able to work a rotating shift pattern where required









Job Offer

A salary of £25,000 to £26,000 dependant on experience

Back to Results Email a friend Print  Email DirectApply Now

Recruiter: Michael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Tel: N/A
Recruiter Profile
View all jobs
http://www.supplychainrecruit.com
Headline Job
Senior Procurement Manager
Central London

Candidate Login

Candidate Registration
Apply for Jobs and / or opt into our Candidate database

Daily Job Alerts
New Jobs direct to your inbox

  Job of the Week  
Procurement Specialist Advisor
Falkland Islands
Supply Chain Analyst
London

Latest Jobs
 
Home  |  Search Jobs  |  Find Leading Procurement & Supply Chain Recruiters  |  Blog  |  Client List  |  Contact  |  About Us   |  Jobs
Supply Chain Sitemap  |   Sitemap  |   Privacy Statement  |   Facebook  |   Twitter