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Transport Manager

Date: 23-Sep-2022

Location: Slough, GB

Company: GXO Logistics

Are you an experienced Transport Manager looking for a new opportunity with a company which prides itself on colleague development and progression?

 

Here at GXO Logistics in Slough, we’re looking for a Transport Manager to ensure the smooth running of all transport operations, taking full responsibility for all delivery, collection, and distribution activities. if you enjoy responsibility and working from a number of locations in the surrounding area, this could be the role for you!

 

This is predominantly a Monday to Friday role- a rare find in the logistics sector. However, we ask for a level of flexibility from time to time.

 

Pay, benefits and more:

 

We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £38,000 per annum. In addition, we offer 25 days of annual leave (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension, and many other perks.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

 

  • You’ll ensure the safe operation of all distribution activities across our Slough depot, ensuring compliance with H&S legislation & safe systems of work.
  • You’ll play a vital role in shaping the culture and approach of the workforce and supporting and developing the team through leading, coaching, and communicating
  • Monitoring productivity to Ensure daily / weekly/period KPIs are achieved for your team whilst maintaining company standards.
  • Effectively communicate with relevant stakeholders, identifying both challenges and solutions.

 

 

What you need to succeed at GXO

 

  • CPC national or international qualification
  • Previous experience of managing a diverse transport department
  • Exposure to operating within a commercial environment sufficient to develop effective customer service and commercial understanding
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of Health and Safety and associated regulations

 

We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.

 

GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. At GXO Logistics UK we are Disability Confident Committed as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.