Transport First Line Manager

Page Personnel Logistics
£22500 - £25k pa
16 Jun 2017
25 Jun 2017
Opportunity for a Transport First Line Manager to join a major logistics provider based in Ivybridge Client Details Our client, based in Ivybridge, are a leading logistics provider within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain specialising in FMCG product Description Based at the Ivybridge Depot and reporting into the Site Manager, the Transport First Line Manager will hold the following responsibilities: - Managing a team of 20 drivers and 6 warehouse staff, ensuring all orders are picked correctly and efficiently - Ensure all vehicles are loaded correctly and H&S is being adhered to at all times - Working closely with Senior Management and administration to ensure that all orders and customer queries complaints are dealt with appropriately - Assist with ensuring that all transport compliance and legislation is being adhered to and practiced correctly - Look after HR responsibilities for staff including sickness/absence management, holiday cover and appraisals Profile To be considered for the role of Transport First Line Manager, you will need the following skills and attributes: - Experience of supervising transport operations previously is essential - Knowledge of UK road laws and legislations, preferably with a CPC but not essential - Good working knowledge of H&S practices and procedures - Have the ambition to progress within the ranks of a major player in UK Logistics - Excellent communication and organisational skills Job Offer The role of Transport First Line Manager offers a starting salary of £22,500-£25,000