General Manager

Negotiable salary, package and benefits
29 Oct 2019
26 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a freight forwarding company who are now seeking an experienced and committed General Manager with an innovative and energetic approach to assist them in their growth plans.

Within this role, the General Manager will make a significant contribution to a high-profile site focused on European and international freight services and will play a key role in our client’s UK business.

You will be responsible for managing and overseeing the daily operation, activities and personnel and will have full responsibility for P&L and control of budgetary spend across all areas of the business.

Determining a site strategy that aligns with both Group and business unit objectives, core values and ensures excellent customer satisfaction, you will also provide strong leadership ensuring the business attracts and develops employees throughout the operation.

You will build and grow strong relationships with internal partners and key clients to meet their needs and maximise future opportunities and will resource plan to ensure all operational tasks are fulfilled productively and effectively.

In order to be successful in this role, it is essential that you have previous experience in a general/branch management role in a freight or logistics environment.  You will be results-driven and will have a measured and consistent approach along with the ability to inspire and motivate.

We are seeking candidates who are experienced in the leadership and development of teams, who have excellent management, communication and organisational skills.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a track record of success with a methodical and structured approach coupled with strong financial and commercial acumen.

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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