Trainee Logistics Manager required. Bennett and Game are proudly representing an established client working within the Logistics sector based in the South London Borough of Merton. The client supply their services to the construction industry, providing deliveries of aggregates and asphalts within the London and surrounding areas. Currently utilising their own modern tipper fleet of vehicles, operating at FORS silver level, they focus on providing a reliable and safe service.
They are seeking an enthusiastic transport professional to shadow the directors that operate in a very hands on capacity within the business. The successful candidate will be learning the ropes with consistent support and the opportunity to develop their career within Transport and Distribution.
The ideal candidate will operate themselves in an extremely professional and confident manner, with a strong work ethic and the ability to get involved in all aspects of the business. You will be utilising the experience already gained within the industry to assist in the success of the company and in return will receive a competitive salary and gain management experience.
Trainee Logistics Manager - Position Overview
In this role you will be one of the main points of contact for any driver or customer queries. You will utilise the company fleet of vehicles to ensure maximum proficiency, debriefing of drivers and perform regular vehicle checks. Working alongside the onsite workshop team you will ensure vehicles receive regular maintenance to minimise any downtime.
Trainee Logistics Manager - Position Requirements
A minimum of 2 years' experience within a transport office.
Geographical knowledge of UK roads and legislation.
Strong man management skills as you will be managing drivers and informing them of their daily work schedules.
Good communication skills as you will be talking to customers on the telephone
Basic IT skills
Strong time management and good work ethic.
Occasional shifts on Saturday mornings.Trainee Logistics Manager - Position Remuneration
Working hours - Monday to Friday 8am - 6pm
Salary - £24k - £30k Dependant on experience
Holiday - 20 days plus 8 bank holiday
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