Strive Supply Chain
To £27k & Bens
04 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
TRANSPORT TEAM LEADER, RETAIL/FMCG DISTRIBUTION, KENT, To £27k & Bens Strive Supply Chain are a leading management recruitment consultancy, specialising in Supply Chain, Production, Planning, Logistics, Transport & Warehouse Operations, please visit our website at or join us on twitter at for further vacancies and information. Strive Supply Chain are delighted to be recruiting for a superb Transport Team Leader on behalf of our client, a major distributor of Retail/FMCG for their facility in Kent close to Sittingbourne area. This is very exciting opportunity to join a dynamic site and business model as part of a national network, providing real opportunity for the right candidate to develop themselves professionally. The role will be carried out on a fixed 4 day shift pattern, please contact Strive for more information. Therefore you will be: · An experienced transport office based coordinator, planner or supervisor, ideally from a FMCG, Retail or 3PL environment, · Providing direct and generalist support to your team of driver colleagues, briefing/debriefing effectively, closely monitoring operational performance and resolving any issues as they arise. · Well organised with excellent planning and time management skills, experience of telematics and IT/softwares beneficial, always ensuring good scheduling and planning. · Ensuring as part of a team high levels of customer service, surpassing site KPI’s by allocating resource, monitoring & managing performance, · Responsible for adherence to a safe and legal operation, careful adherence to compliances, team welfare, training and development, ensuring operational performance is maximised · A confident communicator, thriving within fast paced customer facing environments, expert in building effective relationships with internal and external customers alike. A very exciting opportunity to join a significant organisation as part of their national operations whose structure will allow ample opportunity for the right candidate to develop professionally, therefore you will be ambitious, highly driven and keen to progress your career. Candidates are invited to apply immediately. This job was originally posted as