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Day Shift Manager

Our Client is a market leader in the provision of international and domestic parcel solutions to both businesses and home addresses.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a DAY SHIFT MANAGER based out of our clients busy BRADFORD site. Day shift 8am to 5pm approx., any 5 days from 7 including weekends on rotation.

Fully accountable for the performance of the 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.

To manage all areas of the night warehouse sortation in an efficient cost effective manner to ensure depot key KPIs are achieved e.g. sortation compliance, Vehicle Departure times, quality of sortation.
To assist the Depot Manager to manage and control the Nightshift 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 companys 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 companys guidelines and that all necessary appraisals, reviews are maintained up to date.
To Performance manage direct reports through the PMS system, setting and monitoring key objectives in the set timeline
To adhere to the legal requirements of the O Licence by control & managing Wave drivers e.g Start of shift inspections, Digital card downloads etc.
All required MI reporting documentation is maintained to the required standard & on time.
To develop and maintain effective communication channels with all appropriate areas of the business especially the Day shift management and Field team relationships.
To ensure that the Company security processes are maintained at all times & the control/safekeeping of all company assets are maintained
To liaise effectively with suppliers where appropriate e.g. Agencies etc

CPC required
Management experience within an Express Parcels environment
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


Job Type:Permanent
Location:- North, Yorkshire West
Benefits:Up to £32k basic salary, bonus scheme, stakeholder pension, 26 days holiday, excellent career prospects
Branch:Freight Personnel
Consultant:Andy Birchall
Tel: 0161 452 0452
Email: abirchall@freightpersonnel.co.uk
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