Role details

Depot General Manager

Wolverhampton   •   £55,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Seeking a Graduate Calibre Transport Professional
  • MUST have a CPC & IOSH Qualification

About Our Client

A market leading Transport company based in Wolverhampton.

Job Description

  • Manage the local account management team to ensure regular visits to local customers served, retaining the customer base and prices temporary and local contracted work.
  • Support the growth of the Depots customer base.
  • Manage service levels and ensuring that corrective action is taken as appropriate.
  • Drives a lean culture throughout
  • Manages the operations for current and future demands
  • Monitors and manages the depot budget, ensure optimum performance and financial growth.
  • Develops the operation and teams to meet financial and efficiency targets through a continuous improvement approach.
  • Sets and agrees clear objectives with all operational staff
  • Regularly monitoring their performance and taking corrective action where appropriate.
  • Prepare annual budgets and report on monthly financial position
  • Ensure core performance metrics are met and where possible exceeded.
  • Coaches staff where appropriate and provide training
  • Leads and motivates staff through positive employee engagement
  • Defines the strategy to develop the site as a whole by identifying and sharing best practice with peers
  • Promote continuous improvement and an open door policy

The Successful Applicant

  • Degree in relevant subject
  • IOSH
  • CPC
  • Lean Management experience
  • Site Health & Safety experience
  • In depth understanding of P & L
  • Budget Management experience
  • Strong Transport knowledge
  • Continuous Improvement experience
  • Strong Commercial background
  • Sales & Account Management experience
  • Customer service & retention experience
  • Trade Union experience

What's on Offer

Salary on offer is up to £60,000 plus Bonus, Car, Private Health Care

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