Role details

Interim Depot Manager

Norwich   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • An Interim Depot Manager is required
  • For a leading 3PL business in the Norwich area.

About Our Client

Our client are based near Norwich and require an Interim Depot Manager. They tender for transport work of numerous different types working with both the private and public sector.

As part of a large group of businesses they can offer progression and development to any ambitious manager.

Job Description

As the Interim Depot Manager you will have the opportunity to run a site for an initial period of 6 months. With uncertainty over the longevity of the expansion an initial 6 month contract period is on offer, but there is a strong chance of further work beyond.

As the Depot Manager you will be responsible for both the Warehouse and Transport Operations. With 3 direct reports you will be managing a 10,000sqft warehouse and a 30 vehicles transport operation. You will also be required to undertake the following actions:

  • Be the 'O' License holder on site
  • Ensure excellent health & safety standards
  • Develop the existing management
  • Offer progression opportunities for the existing staff
  • Engage and lead the team to a higher output level
  • Provide excellent customer service to all clients
  • Be the point of contact for the client

Working hours will be 08:00 - 17:00, Monday to Friday

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the position will have the following skills and experiences:

  • Must be a National & International CPC holder
  • Have managed both Warehouse and Transport Operations previously
  • Have a minimum of 5 years experience in a Logistics Management role
  • Can clearly demonstrate a track record of excellent customer service
  • Track record of developing managerial and operative staff
  • Commutable to Norwich on a daily basis or willing to relocate
  • Ideally have working on an interim contract previously
  • Ideally have managed a public sector transport contract previously

What's on Offer

c. £40 - 45k - 6 month contract

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