Transport Section Manager

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    Operations, Logistics & Fulfilment

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  • Contact:

    Zoe Houghton

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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Based at this large distribution centre, this is an exciting & challenging position for a Transport Section Manager who will be pivotal to delivering the varied and time critical activities for a successful operation.


The ideal candidate will have the following skills/experience:


  • Previous transport management experience gained in an fmcg environment.
  • Excellent people management skills and the ability to develop self and others
  • Strong health and safety knowledge.
  • A good understanding of Transport Legislation.
  • The ability to plan labour and resource.
  • Effective team worker and confident and positive communicator.
  • PC literate in Excel and Word

This is a customer facing role and the successful candidate will encourage a ‘customer service’ personal approach to the job.

There is a need for flexibility but the position will be working rotating early and late shifts (no nights) on a ‘5 from 7’ working basis.