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NIGHT SHIFT Despatch Supervisor

This client is a supplier and distributor providing their services globally. This business is based in the Doncaster area and due to a large period of growth they have opened a new and exciting site! They are now looking to add a NIGHT SHIFT Despatch Supervisor to their distribution team.

The business is a Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain specialist!


As NIGHT SHIFT Despatch Supervisor you will be responsible for:

  • Reporting any damage or defect whether it be to road or on-site equipment or property to the Operations Manager and Transport Manager
  • Ensuring that all doors are secured or manned at all times ensuring no unauthorised entry to site by challenging any personnel not displaying a valid identity pass
  • Taking responsibility for all staff training to maximise their efficiency and to ensure training SOPs are completed and recorded on the training database
  • Planning resource to meet the financial and commercial needs of MPW, and it's clients and customers
  • Encouraging continuous improvement in all areas of contract operations
  • Ensuring that errors identified are recorded and fed back to individuals involved with corrective action taken if required
  • Communicating effectively with the loading team and other departments
  • Ensuring that all loading, transport, driver and customer documentation is completed accurately and in full


The successful NIGHT SHIFT Despatch Supervisor will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Able to plan and prioritise effectively
  • Uses initiative and judgement effectively to make correct decisions

  • Confidence, enthusiasm and good interpersonal skills
  • Able to motivate staff of all abilities through tact, politeness and assertiveness
  • Ability to deal with difficult situations resulting in satisfactory closure

Job Offer

On offer to the successful NIGHT SHIFT Despatch Supervisor

  • Opportunity to join a business that is going through an exciting transition!
  • The business is growing; potential for progression in the future
Michael Page Logistics
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£27500 Per Annum
Career Level
Manager (Location / Team Leade
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