Distribution Department Manager (Part Load)
Salary: Negotiable reflecting the skills and experience of the successful candidate
Hours: Full time, Permanent
Location: North Lincolnshire, DN40
Our client is one of the largest transport and warehousing providers in the Humber region. They are currently looking for a Department Manager to head up the busy Part Load Distribution Team. The appointed candidate must have a passion to get the job done and get it done right.
Full P&L responsibility and effective management of the company’s part load distribution operation
Effective load planning and vehicle routing
Efficient management of drivers and vehicles
Mentoring and developing your team
Dealing with HR issues, disciplinaries etc.
Ensure full compliance with DfT, FORS, HSE, etc.
Contribute to the development of the business as part of the senior team
A strong and confident Transport Operations Manager, who can develop and deliver improvements in a positive, structured and sustainable manner
Experience of part load / groupage operations is essential
Ability to coach, train, develop and inspire your staff to promote a positive team spirit
Commercial and financial awareness, able to control costs and contribute to the improved financial performance of the business
Customer focussed with the determination and willingness to deliver an excellent level of service, and resolve all issues to meet customer and business requirements
Good decision-making skills, able to evaluate, prioritise and plan while responding to quickly changing workloads
A methodical, logical approach with good problem-solving abilities, able to work on their own initiative within a time critical setting
A Transport Management CPC is desirable
Knowledge of high consequence/value dangerous goods and loads
IT literate with a good knowledge of Microsoft Office
If you feel you are the Ideal Candidate APPLY today!
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