Shift Managers – Parcel Distribution
DPD has experienced exceptional growth being the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK. We have been voted the nation’s favourite parcel carrier for the last 6 years and have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will only deliver the best service, use the best technology and recruit and retain the best people in the industry.
Based out of our Portsmouth Depot we are currently recruiting for an experienced Shift Manager, to strengthen our existing Depot management team, and help our people to achieve ever-greater heights by leading and inspiring from the front. Could this be you?
This role requires night working (typically 3am - 11am) and you’ll need the flexibility to work 5 nights from 7, to include some weekends. You will be working in an environment where operating efficiently under pressure and at pace will be a fundamental aspect of the role.
Your primary responsibility will be to ensure that the Warehouse Operatives are engaged, well managed and fully organised, so that the unloading of lorries and the accurate sortation of parcels is achieved in a timely and efficient manner. You will also:
Due to the time-critical nature of our business the successful management of the night function is crucial to ensure a smooth handover.
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.
DPD actively promotes its Dignity at Work Policy