Transport First Line Manager

Location : *Argos Croydon GB-CRY

Salary : 3000000-3500000


Position: First Line Manager Transport
Grade: RCS O
Customer Contract: Argos
Location: Croydon
Shift Pattern: Any 5 from 7, Rotational
Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Closing Date: 31/12/2020

Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.

At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”

If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.

We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too. The key responsibilities in this role include;

  • To provide direction for their team, ensuring all staff clearly understand the goals of the team
  • The FLM will need to have an appreciation and consider the impact on the costs on their shift when making decisions, and should look to Identify opportunities to decrease cost, grow revenue and maximise profit
  • Also ensuring the shift delivers a quality service matched to customer needs in line with SLAs and First Choice
  • An aptitude to continuously improve service and ensure they deal with customer issues, promptly and professionally at all times
  • Compliance and understanding of Regulatory requirements are a must, understanding of MHRA and Home Office requirements and managing to GDP, and GMP where required are a given

    You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain. Now, here’s what we need from you:

  • Experience of team management
  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, motivation and planning skills
  • Excellent communicator (verbal & written)
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety requirements

What will you get in return?

As a part of a growing DHL population you will receive access to a variety of our excellent benefits which could include; 25 days holiday, pension scheme, medical cover, retail discounts, flexible working, training, development and secondments opportunities and MANY MORE.

What you’ll need to do next?

If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.

We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.

The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.