The aim of this role is to ensure the departments deliver industry leading customer service in a compliant, safe, and profitable manner and play a key proactive role to grow business within the South region.
The role will focus on leading the Transport Departments in the South. This includes our main distribution centre and two smaller out bases in the region.
Align department objectives and manage overall performance of teams to meet those objectives
Identiffy, propose and manage resource to enable the departments to deliver objectives in a cost effective manner
Lead teams through periods of change management and continuous improvement
Recruiting new team members when required and developeing people already within the team
Achieve operational cost targets through detailed cost planning
Control and manage costs by defining KPIs
Ensure full compliance to relevant legislations and regulation
Ensure vehicles are maintained including services, MOT’s and accident repairs
Ensure driver and staff hours are managed in line with regulation
Ensure all food safetly procesdures are followed and temperature records are maintained
Industry qualification or relevant and equivalent experience in food product warehousing and transport
Experience managing transport departments
Well versed in all aspects of operations
If you’d like to apply for this role then please send a copy of your CV to with the reference bf/8730
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