Strive Supply Chain
£34k & Bens
04 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
TRANSPORT SUPERVISOR, RETAIL/FMCG DISTRIBUTION, KENT To £34k & 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 on behalf of our client, a major distributor of Retail/FMCG with a national network 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 basis, please contact Strive for more information. Therefore you will be: · An already highly experienced transport line, departmental or shift manager, senior planner or team coordinator, ideally from an FMCG or high volume Retail driven environment - responsible for the timely and cost effective distribution of goods from DC straight to customer, utilising both a large own account fleet and subcontractors · Responsible for your team of driver and support colleagues whom you will lead with confidence and a positive approach at all times. As first line management contact you will ensure your team is briefed/debriefed effectively, closely monitoring operational performance and resolving any issues as they arise. · Well organised with excellent planning and time management, commercially and customer focused, able to provide consistently high levels of service delivery · Leading and motivating your team to achieve high levels of customer service, surpassing site KPI’s by allocating resource, monitoring & managing performance, always ensuring good scheduling and planning. · Responsible for safe and legal operation, careful adherence to compliances, team welfare, training and development, ensuring operational performance is maximised · Expert in building effective relationships, working closely with key stakeholders and internal/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