DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover over £1 billion. Voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 6 years, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technology and recruit and retain the best people in the industry.
DPD are currently recruiting for an experienced and customer centric Shift Manager to join our thriving business.
This role, which is based in our Bristol Depot, will offer the successful candidate the opportunity to be part of the UK's leading parcel delivery business in a business critical role.
As the Shift Manager responsible for the efficient management of driver deliveries and collections you’ll enjoy a business-critical role. You will typically work early mornings through to mid-afternoon, focusing on the smooth management of the delivery and collections function/process.
Primarily working with and supervising both self employed drivers and employed drivers your day-to-day responsibilities will involve:
Passionate about providing outstanding service, you will thrive operating in an environment where working efficiently under pressure and at pace is key to your success. You should have a good level of people management experience, involving direct accountability and responsibility for motivating and leading a high performing team. In addition, we’ll also expect you to:
DPD is the UK’s leading time-critical parcel delivery carrier and as a multiple award- winning business, we’re also a great organisation to join. In return, you can look forward to an attractive remuneration package that includes an excellent basic salary, bonus and the chance to join a rapidly developing organisation, able to offer genuine career and personal development opportunities.
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