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Transport Supervisor

Transport Supervisor
£26,000 per annum
Monday to Friday 7am to 5pm

The Candidate

Your skills, experiences and attributes will include...

  • Previous experience working as a Transport Supervisor or similar.
  • Strong customer service skills, including dealing with clients and internally.
  • Experience on managing drivers.
  • Experience of planning routes and load planning.
  • Excellent communication skills is critical for this position.
  • Computer literate, particularly with Microsoft Excel.
  • Previous experience with WMS is desirable and an understanding of working in a time critical environment beneficial.
  • Applicants should have achieved at least 2 A-level passes, grades A to C and candidates educated to degree level would be preferred.

The Role

Duties and responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Planning of daily picks for operations
  • Ensure date critical orders are planned and picked on time in full.
  • Ensure resource is available and used efficiently.
  • Working closely with the customer services team.
  • Health and Safety compliance.
  • Achieve daily KPI's and control costs
  • General transport Admin duties.
  • Planning Local delivery routes for the vehicle fleet, maximising available capacity.
  • Managing a team of drivers and providing briefs and debriefs for drivers
  • Adhoc planning if issues arise

The Company

My client is a leading distributor within their field.  Operating in a very profitable market they are looking to double the turnover of the company within the next two years.

HEADS Recruitment Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent staff and an employment business for temporary workers.

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £26k per year
  • Location: Speke, Merseyside, England
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Purchasing
  • Recruiter: Heads Recruitment Ltd
  • Contact: Steven Jakara
  • Tel: 0161 746 3311
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: 0000455994
  • Posted: 2018-07-10 10:45:32 -

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