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Head of Logistics / Transport Manager / H&S

  • Job added:   28 June 2018
  • Salary :   £55000 - £60000/annum £55,000 - £60,000
  • Location :   Derby, Derbyshire
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   208149823
  • Company :   CV-Library
Head of Logistics / Transport Manager / H&S
National role ideally based Yorkshire or East Midlands
£55,000 - £60,000 with generous bonus potential and company car

Our client is a leading provider in the home delivery sector – they
are now recruiting for a Head of Logistics.

This is a new role and would suit someone who has been a successful
General or Regional Manager in a medium sized organisation and is
looking for their first senior position. Experience of managing a
multi site operation and ability to operate in a fast paced, customer
oriented logistics environment would be advantageous. Strong
commercial awareness is important with the ability to manage financial
performance through the analysis of information.

The role will be accountable for the management of the warehouse and
transportation operation, making recommendations for any changes that
would improve operational performance. It will also involve the strong
control of costs and profitability.

Attention to detail is a must to drive successful outcomes; the
successful candidate will ensure consistent high quality daily
operations are maintained and that there is an unwavering focus on
both internal and contractual KPIs, people management and costs.
Further responsibilities will include ensuring full compliance with
current and future Transport Legislation and maintenance of a Health
and Safety environment to comply with business and legislative
requirements. Therefore, a current Certificate of Professional
Competence will be a requirement of this role.

The role will require an inspiring and engaging people manager with
superior client interface skills as these will be integral to success.

The location of the role is flexible however the role will have a
strong focus around the East Midlands & Yorkshire.

There are excellent prospects for the right candidate in this growing
and ambitious organisation.

Our client is an equal opportunities employer

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