Logistics Operations Manager - Automotive Logistics Leader

Location
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Salary
Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package + Car
Posted
22 Nov 2016
Closes
05 Dec 2016
Ref
9207
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Logistics Operations Manager - Automotive Logistics Leader
Kirk Sandall, Doncaster (DN3)
Excellent Salary + Benefits package includes 25 days holiday & 8 Bank holidays and company car. 


About the Company:

We are the UK’s number one provider of vehicle remarketing logistics services for the automotive sector. Every year we inspect or move over 1,000,000 vehicles and we pride ourselves in our customer relationships and our record of achievement.

The Operations Manager Role:

Based at our Doncaster Depot, the Operations Manager is responsible for the efficient management of the Northern domestic operation as well as the overseeing of day to day operations on site at Kirk Sandall, ensuring that customer requirements are met in accordance with contractual obligations, Company policies, and legislative requirements. 

Reporting to the Regional Manager the post holder’s key responsibilities will be, but not limited to:

+ Operational
+ HR
+ Finance, Reporting, and Administration
+ Health and Safety
+ Legal Compliance

Person Specification:

The ideal candidate will possess: 

+ A minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent / relevant qualification) grade A to C, including English and Maths. 
+ Proficient user of Microsoft Office, particularly Excel. 
+ International CPC Holder
+ Excellent communication skills and experience of dealing with external and internal suppliers & customers. 
+ A minimum of two years’ experience at Senior Supervisor / Traffic Manager Level of similar within the transport and distribution industry.
+ Experience in a managerial role within a heavily unionised environment. 
+ Previous hands on experience of working in a traffic office and being involved in allocation. 
+ A strong understanding of the transport and distribution industry’s KPIs.
+ Experience and an understanding of budgetary mechanisms and the ability to influence and interpret a profit and loss account. 
+ Experience of successfully managing customer relationships.

You may have worked in the following capacities:
Distribution Manager, Car Vehicle Transportation Manager, Automotive Transport Operations Manager, Traffic Manager.

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