Team Manager (Nights)

XPO Logistics
£28k - 32k per year + Benefits
06 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
XPO Logistics is a global top ten provider of transport and logistics solutions, and is established in more than 1,443 locations in 33 countries worldwide, employing more than 89,000 people in Transport, Logistics and Freight Forwarding. Join us to be the best that you can be as our vision is for the future and we need exceptional talent to achieve this- which is where you come in. We are currently looking for Team Managers to join our exciting, new, fully automated 3PL site in Bradford working on a Permanent Night Shift. What will you be doing? Reporting to the Shift Operations Manager you will manage a team of around 30 colleagues; facilitating and driving the achievement of the operational KPIs whilst working to embed the culture of the site and focusing on employee engagement. You will manage performance and absence, take responsibility for departmental performance in line with the needs of the business, support recruitment activities and be responsible for the appraisals and development plans within your team. You will be an advocate for good health and safety practises on site. What are we looking for? We are looking for experienced front line managers and operations supervisors with strong people management skills that have experience of team management within FMCG/Logistics/Manufacturing. Having managed a small team you will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills teamed with a drive to achieve KPIs. You will thrive in a fast paced environment and desirably you will have worked in a heavily automated site. Being able to demonstrate involvement of working on CI Projects/new site set ups would also be advantageous. What can we offer you? A Salary of £28,000 - £32,000 per annum plus night shift allowance Join a company committed to their employees with a `you grow, we grow` ethos Take advantage of our award winning learning and development department to continue your learning and progression We have a compelling vision for the future and need exceptional talent to achieve this - which is where you come in. If you have what it takes to transform the future, with a company ethos of `you grow, we grow`, then please apply. This job was originally posted as