Day Shift Manager North London Distribution

Macgregor Cavendish
London (South)
From £36,000 to £36,000 per annum Plus Excellent Benefits
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Day Shift Manager – North London – Distribution Salary C: £36K Base plus Benefits Our client is one of the best known names in the Distribution market, providing their customers with high standards of quality and service The Role Fully accountable for the performance of the Day Shift whilst proactively seeking ways to improve cost, service & operational efficiency. Ensure all resources including third party are managed, planned and controlled to achieve the agreed service levels. Responsibilities · To manage all areas of the warehouse sortation in an efficient cost effective manner to ensure depot key KPI’s are achieved e.g. sortation compliance, Vehicle Departure times, quality of sortation. · To assist the Depot Manager to manage and control the budget in order to achieve the agreed service levels Including productivity, labour costs, overtime usage, Agency usage. · To deal with depot recruitment as authorised by the Depot manager to the Company standards. · To maintain the health, safety and welfare of all employees and visitors and control the overall security of the depot. · To comply with health and safety regulations by ensuring Safe Systems of work, risk assessments, accident investigations and reporting is completed and reviewed on a regular basis. · To ensure that the company’s policies and procedures are adhered to at all times including the management of absence, Labour Turnover etc. · To ensure all employees are developed within the company’s guidelines and that all necessary appraisals, reviews are maintained up to date. · To Performance manage direct reports, setting and monitoring key objectives · To adhere to the legal requirements of the ‘O’ Licence ·To liaise effectively with suppliers where appropriate Skills and Experience · Management experience · Must be able to work on own initiative in a pressurised environment to tight deadlines · PC Literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft office · An understanding of Transport regulations · Good communicator and able to liaise at all levels · Numerate self-starter · Flexible approach to work to meet business requirements Apply Vicky This job was originally posted as