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Operations Manager/Supervisor

Operations Manager /Supervisor
£30,000 - £37,000

The European Market Leader of Premium Logistics is now looking to recruit an experienced Operations Manager/Supervisor to help them continue to grow in their UK. With 38 offices in 18 countries they are clearly the market leader in the field of time critical logistics.

Under the responsibility of the Country Manager, the Operations Manager will achieve the following tasks:

- Coordinate an operational team of 5 dispatchers by supervising and coaching them
- Organise, monitor and optimise the transport solutions offered to the clients (road and air transports)
- Develop the suppliers database and evaluate constantly the existing suppliers
- Guarantee the ongoing transport operations
- Ensure achievement of turnover and margin targets by working closely with the Country Manager
- Organise weekly meetings with the operational team
- Business and statistical reporting to management
- Co-ordination with other Operations Managers throughout Europe to develop UK process in line with the rest of the group operations

In order to apply for the role:

You will have experience in the premium freight segment with focus on Road and Air Express and Air Charter market. Experience in emergency transport operations and market an advantage

The successful candidate will be working in an international group they should be comfortable establishing a good working relationship with colleagues from diverse range of countries
- Should be open to travel possibly on an international basis with Good leadership skills
- Strong negotiation skills
- Strong organizational skills and ability to establish process orientated management
- General IT competency in Microsoft packages
- Reflection, team spirit, coordination transverse
- Good interpersonal skills in situations with high challenge
- Good command of English (French is an advantage)


Job Type:Permanent
Location:- North West, Lancashire, Manchester
Benefits:30000-37000 Salary, private health, 25 days holiday
Branch:Freight Personnel
Ref:33171 FP/13288/
Consultant:Karen Kempson
Tel: 0161 452 0452
Email: kkempson@freightpersonnel.co.uk
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