Transport Manager

Job Type Transport / Warehouse / Logistics
Region London
Location Origin Park, NW10
Preferred Hours Full Time
Partnership Level
Closing Date 20/12/2018
Vacancy Type
Salary £13.30 - £18.50 per hour plus shift premium
Salary Frequency per hour
Hours of Work
7 week rota
Monday to Saturday
06:00 - 14:00

Internally this role is known as Section Manager Customer Delivery

Interviews will take place during January 2019

Duties & Responsibilities

As one of the Transport Managers who reports to the Operations Manager, your role will be to lead and manage all aspects of the two man customer delivery operation and proposition (including installation services, fleet equipment and company assets) for the largest customer delivery site in the John Lewis network.

You will also:

Ensure the operation adheres to all rules and regulations regarding legal compliance.
Deliver all operational KPIs in line with Partner, Customer, Profit and ensure compliance is in line with all business wide metrics.
Prioritise workload in line with service level agreements to enable lead-times to be met for both internal and external customers.
Plan operational resource (daily/weekly) with Partners and agency.
Develop and maintain relationships with operational teams to ensure communication channels remain effective
Monitor and analyse department KPIs to look for trends and opportunities to facilitate continuous improvement initiatives within the team.
Manage Driver requirements such as dart tags, fuel cards and vehicle keys.
Ensure daily communication with Transport Planning team.
Manage day to day running of the Transport office e.g. schedules, conference calls.

Job Requirements

Manage a single shift operation and be flexible in working hours in order to fulfil the customer proposition.

This role has head of branch, out of hours and key holder responsibility so will be accountable for the business continuity procedure for the site during these times. Required to be cross functional across all operational areas within the customer delivery hub including warehouse and administration support.

For full details, please open the job description.

Required essential experience skills and qualifications

Experience in Transport Management

Required desirable experience skills and qualifications

CPC Qualification

We occasionally close vacancies early in the event we receive a high volume of applications, therefore, we recommend you apply early.

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