Transport Operations Manager

Transport Operations Manager

  • Location

    Warrington, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Competitive Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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My client, a leading provider of logistics within the distribution industry, is currently recruiting a Transport Operations Manager to have leadership responsibility at their facility in Warrington.

The successful Transport Operations Manager will join a profitable state of the art distribution centre, my client is growth focused and this role onsite is needed onsite to keep up with increasing volume delivered from there. The success of which will allow for future progression within the company for the successful candidate, my client has a unique culture which has played a key role in their continued growth.

This role requires an experienced Transport Operations Manager who has gained experience within the role, the successful candidate will join a positive work environment, encouraging continuous improvement on site whilst having full responsibility for operational decisions on shift.

The position will suit someone who has worked at Transport Operations Manager level who can reliably manage the flow of material both in and out of the depot and in turn to the end consumer. You will play a valued part in managing and motivating operations onsite to achieve daily output targets and deliver shift KPIs. You must be highly customer focused with strong communication at all levels, and you will be a motivated self-starter with strong team building principles.

The successful Transport Operations Manager will have experience working of previously within a demanding distribution environment.

Your experience will include:

  • Experience as a Transport Operations Manager in a distribution environment;
  • Comfortable running a demanding contract to high service levels;
  • Passionate, resilient and with a positive outlook in difficult situations;
  • Experience managing conflict and dealing with issues accordingly.

The following benefits package is available to the successful Transport Operations Manager :

  • £55,000 basic salary
  • Competitive Benefits

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