Warehouse/ Transport Supervisor

Recruiter
Confidential
Location
Bedford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Sep 2020
Closes
19 Sep 2020
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our customers and colleagues are at the very heart of what we do. To achieve this, we employ exceptional people who are engaged and rewarded for the value they bring to the organisation and who are able to demonstrate our leading behaviours - Be bold in what you do, be flexible and agile, and make a positive difference.
We are currently looking to recruit a Warehouse/ Transport Supervisor who will ensure all areas of the warehouse is managed, supervising the planning and delivery of orders to our customers through ensuring efficient usage and coordination of all the fleet assets.
We offer a great opportunity to build your career in a market leading business, along with a competitive salary and excellent benefits that include 25 days holiday + 8 bank holidays, a great pension, life insurance and a share save scheme.
What does the role involve?
As Warehouse/ Transport Supervisor, you will overlook the planning and management of all matters related to the Drivers, including vehicle service & MOT planning, staff planning, coaching and mentoring of your Drivers. There is a strong emphasis on inter-branch communications ensuring visibility in the daily/weekly delivery requirements so that all delivery schedules are achieved in-line with target KPI's for the branches within the cluster.
The successful candidate will require:
Strong communication skills with strong business acumen and the ability to liaise internally across departments
Knowledge of fleet and warehouse operations, and an understanding of safety and legal compliance
Knowledge of vehicle scheduling, and good customer care skills
Hold a valid UK driving licence, and ideally be in possession on a valid FLT Counterbalance Certificate
Experience in a supervisory role and supervising a team
Understanding of the construction sector and also have knowledge of products and services available from SIGAbout us???
SIG Plc. is a leading supplier of specialist building materials to trade customers across Europe with strong positions in its core markets as a specialist distributor of insulation and interiors products and as a merchant of roofing and exteriors products