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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   2 February 2019
  • Salary:   £30000 - £45001/annum Competitive
  • Location:   Newton-le-Willows
  • County:   Merseyside
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209433448
  • Company:   CV-Library
To have overall responsibility for the group’s logistics network which delivers assets between all operational locations on a daily basis.  To have responsibility for the processes and procedures used in the movement of assets to ensure safe and controlled movement of assets.

Introduction to Speedy…

We may have started small but we’ve always had big ideas. Since Speedy was established in 1977 we have grown into the UK’s leading hire business. Along the way we’ve won countless awards for innovation, safety and our commitment to training to name but a few. Our people are the heart of our business and it’s their commitment and professionalism that makes us the biggest and the best in the industry.

Package descriptionCompetitive salary pension, 21 days holidays rising to 26 after 1 year plus bank holidays, life assurance and our fantastic salary extras scheme that offers a variety of fantastic benefits along with our great staff discounts.

Main responsibilities
Grow and develop the logistics function in line with group strategies.
Work with both Transport and Workshop managers to develop a lean process for moving assets across all operational locations.
Ensure key KPI’s in are achieved and report to the Head of Transport & Logistics monthly.
Manage the ongoing changes to delivery routes as depot locations change.
Provide a solution for the most effective and efficient movement of assets between our depot locations.
Ensure all routes driver are in-line with all relevant legislation.
Work with operational teams to manage and support cost control with use of 3PL providers.
Manage 3PL providers and ensure safety and compliance with all movements.Ideal candidate
Transport Manager CPC required (not essential)
IOSH (not essential)
Category C or CE licence (not essential)
Experience and knowledge of routing and planning systems or ways of working
Experience and knowledge of warehouse management systems and processes behind such systemsAbout the companySpeedy are the leading provider of hire products and supporting services to the construction, industrial and infrastructure sectors. We have a network of over 200 depots across the UK and Ireland, and over 3000 people who offer a nationwide service and look after the largest hire fleet in the market.

We also lead in health, safety and sustainability.  We are the safest hire provider, based on accident and industry rates, and have the lowest carbon footprint in the industry.  Our hire fleet also includes an increasing range of green option products, helping our customers improve their energy efficiency and reduce their environmental impact.

Vision, mission and values:

Our vision is to become the best company in our sector to do business with and the best to work for.

Our mission is to provide safe, reliable hire equipment and services to enable successful delivery of customer projects.

Safe – the first priority in everything we do
As One – working together to collectively achieve our goals
Innovative – to continuously improve
Driven – to deliver first class customer service

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