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Transport Operations Manager

My client, a leading 3PL is looking for a Transport Operations Manager to join their flagship site based in Leeds.

Description

  • Lead and develop the operational transport teams by translating a vision and strategy into reality
  • Working in collaboration with agency and logistics providers to ensure great service levels
  • Produce and deliver stretching transport operational budgets that drive continued improvement in operating cost per case
  • Support the development and implementation of transport change programmes
  • Champion world class legal compliance and operational standards
    Benchmark and implement best in class policy and procedures
  • Lead the service culture across the distribution centres that enables colleagues to do the right thing for our customers
  • Establish sustainable continuous improvement activity that delivers competitive advantage

Profile

  • Experience in operating at a senior leadership level in either a retail, 3PL or other relevant FMCG environment
  • A track record in managing large fleet operations against service & financial targets
  • Able to demonstrate experience in developing high performing operational teams
  • Extensive transport industry knowledge
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • International CPC is required
  • Strong decision making skills
  • Flexibility, adaptability and an ability to plan and organise
  • At least 5 years experience within a Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background (ideally as a multi site transport manager)
  • Live with in a commutable distance of Leeds & the greater Yorkshire area.

Job Offer

  • £43,000 - £46,000
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension Contribution
  • Additional Company Benefits
Advertiser
Michael Page Logistics
Reference
JN -112020-1557302
Job Category
Job Type
Town/City
Leeds
Salary
£43000 to £46000 Per Annum
Career Level
Manager (Location / Team Leade
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