My client provides a national platform for the distribution of FMCG goods to retail outlets across the UK. The company employs 3000 staff and operates 600 vehicles.
My client is looking for a highly motivated Transport Shift Manager who is able to think on their fit, and offer a supportive style when it comes to management and development of their people.
Promote and demonstrate the key attributes expected of a manager within the business, and make sure you are living the core principles
Provide leadership to the site by effective management of a team to meet all objectives and targets set
Make sure ideas are always shared and you represent a transparent and collaborative working environment for all colleagues.
Coordinate and prioritise tasks effectively to adhere to the needs of the customer
Achieve KPI's through effective use of resources and management of staff
Meet deadlines set by others for submission of KPI and cost management
The successful Transport Shift Manager will
- Previous experience of managing in a fast paced FMCG environment
- Experience of managing a busy transport operation
- The ability to think on their feet and resolve any issues within a tight timescale
- Have a dynamic attitude towards work and always think of new ideas to improve upon the operation
The salary for this role is competitive + package