PM Transport Supervisor

PM Transport Supervisor

  • Location

    Lutterworth, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    Competitive Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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My client who are a leading brand within the retail sector is seeking a "Backshift" or "PM" Transport Supervisor (FULL TIME - Mon to Fri 13:00hrs - 21:30hrs Fixed Shift)

Reporting to the Senior Manager on site, the PM Transport Supervisor would be directly responsible for overseeing the 2nd shift/PM shift outbound operation. Responsibilities include tracking inbound and on time performance along with tracking deliveries in accordance to the daily plan.

You will build on an already good relationship with their 3PL partner to ensure success, analyse current and historical data to monitor trends, provide management visibility and drive improvements. You will be charged with providing direction and establish clear priorities to guide operational and service performance.

The successful Transport Supervisor will have experience of working in a transport environment with previous experience in a demanding retail environment with a track record managing a demanding 3PL customer. Your main areas of responsibility will include :

  • Overseeing 2nd shift outbound operation
  • Build relationship with 3PL partners to ensure ongoing success
  • Partner with onsite 3PL to ensure inbound containers arrive on time and to plan into DC
  • Update inbound plan and arrival times to ensure turnaround times met
  • Analyse current and historical data to monitor trends, provide management visibility and drive improvements
  • Knowledge of Transportation and Supply Chain principles and processes - especially in 3PL and Transportation Operations

The following benefits package is available to the successful Transport Supervisor:

  • £31,500 - £32,500 basic salary
  • Pension
  • Competitive Benefits

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