Transhipment Point Manager

Location
Bristol
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP27000 per annum +
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Ref
13850819/001
Contact
Sean Haggarty
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A national stockist distributor is looking for a Transhipment Point Manager based at their site in Bristol.

Client Details

Our client is a stockist distributor with a national outreach who boast a prestigious portfolio of clients. They are looking for a Transhipment Manager for their site in Bristol.

Description

  • To manage Health & Safety procedures and proactively develop Staysafe improvements and generate a Health & Safety culture within the transport team.
  • Plan and control daily/weekly resource requirements. Assess priorities and identifying any problem areas and act accordingly.
  • Ensure all relevant Branch Operating Procedures are adhered to.
  • Ensure that all drivers are complying with the current legislation and any infringements are dealt with promptly.
  • Ensure that vehicles and trailers are inspected and maintained as per the Company requirements and in accordance with the goods vehicle operator's licence.
  • Ensure stock integrity through incoming and outgoing checking procedures
  • Drive improvements in housekeeping and maintain standards to the highest possible level.
  • Profile

    Essential Qualifications

  • CPC Driver modules
  • Experience

  • Extensive general transport procedures and supervisory experience.
  • Understanding of merchant businesses.
  • Skills

  • Excellent people management skills and leadership qualities.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to brief teams.
  • Commercial focus and drive. Able to work under pressure handling several key tasks at once and prioritising as necessary.
  • Knowledge:

  • Good basic IT knowledge.
  • Good Knowledge of Transport legislation.
  • Commercial awareness of both merchant operational and supply activities.
  • Other attributes:

  • Health & Safety trained and focused.
  • Ability to contribute to stay safe strategy and colleague engagement.
  • Prepared to correct inaccuracy, challenge poor practice and poor performance.
  • Keen to contribute to success of organisation.
  • Job Offer

    Shifts:

    • Monday to Friday

    Hours:

    • 08:00 - 17:30 (must be flexible)

    Salary:

    • £25,000 - £27,000