Our Client, a well established Design, Manufacture and Global Distribution Company in the Blandford area are currently seeking an experienced Transport and Despatch Team Leader to head up and manage the Distribution side of their business.
Managing a fleet of 10 Trucks and Drivers, the successful candidate will be responsible for the effective and efficient management of the Transport and Despatch Division and its functions comprising logistics, staff management, fleet management, systems operation, quality assurance, inventory control and reporting including compliance with all relevant statutory obligations.
Previous experience within a global distribution environment is key as is a robust understanding of DOT compliances including managing the Company’s Operator Licence, vehicle insurances and the management of Driver routes/hours/tachos etc. A current CPC Certificate and knowledge of lean techniques and 5S would be advantageous.
This is an exciting opportunity for an individual with demonstrable Supervisory skills, a good knowledge of ERP systems and MS Excel and a relevant industry background to join a successful and expanding market leading business.
Hours of work are Tuesday to Friday 8.30am-5.30pm and Saturdays 6am – 2pm.
Salary 35k dependant on experience. 25 days holiday, company pension, free on-site parking and possible opportunities for future progression
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