Operations Manager

ACS Recruitment
14 Oct 2016
27 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Role: Operations Manger Salary: Competitive Location: Liverpool A fantastic opportunity has arisen in a flourishing transport company based in Liverpool. The purpose of the role is to be responsible for the day to day operational performance, development and success of the designated location/office. Main Responsibilities Responsible for managing the locality team to ensure that standards are kept high and that company targets are met. Ensuring the physical movement of haulage runs smoothly by arranging any transport for customers Ensuring the load is viable, calculating all costs and contacting hauliers, brokers, shipping agents and customers agreeing rates to maximise profitability. Insure that any necessary documents are dealt with correctly and is in charge of the quality assurance. Ensure that there is constant communication with suppliers and receivers to coordinate loads effectively. Ensure that jobs are correctly logged and any issues are liaised with the appropriate people to ensure SLA's are met at all times. Must work closely with finance, accounting and other departments, reporting directly to the director of Traffic. Must be completely customer focused always offering the highest level of customer care to both suppliers and purchasers. Key skills To be successfully employed as an Operations Manager within Traffic At least 6 years' experience in the logistics industry with at least 2 years in management and a good level of numeracy and literacy. Strong communication skills as the job centres on liaising between customers and suppliers and other departments within the logistics industry. You must also have strong IT skills in both Microsoft Office and an understanding of any other Logistics systems that are required since Traffic Operations is very much a computer orientated job. Outstanding telephone manner is a must. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66892795