Who is our client?

Our client is a growing and reputable Distribution business and they are currently expanding rapidly. This challenging and rewarding position holds responsibility for the transport operation through effective line management and our client urgently requires an individual who will support the achievement of KPI’s and agreed service levels whilst also seeking out opportunities for continuous improvement.

The role requirements

For this role you will have demonstrable transport line management experience gained in a similar, customer focused, fast paced and highly pressurised FMCG/retail logistics environment.

You will have responsibility for the effective management of the transport operations team.

You will encourage continuous improvement across the transport operation and ensure that all requirements relating to safety, health, environment and quality are being fully implemented.

You will effectively motivate, manage and inspire the transport team to develop and grow their skills.

You will look to maintain and further develop excellent customer relationships via effective communication.

What sort of people are we looking for?

You can plan and deliver operational transport activities.

You have a passion for encouraging teamwork and developing new ways of improving performance

You ideally hold a National or International CPC qualification.

You are used to working in a fast paced and highly pressurised FMCG / retail logistics environment with an excellent knowledge of all aspects of transport and legislation.

You are inquisitive and have a proactive approach to your work.