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Acumen Logistics Group

Acumen Logistics Group 
Bognor Regis, England 
Salary £32,000 - £33,000 
8 Aug 2018 
5 Sep 2018 

Warehouse/Transport Supervisor - Bognor Regis 37459

Warehouse/Transport Supervisor - Bognor Regis

Warehouse/Transport Supervisor (Acumen Group)

Salary - £32K - 33K

Location – Bognor Regis, West Sussex.

Acumen Logistics Group is one of the UK’s top 100 logistics companies, providing innovative customer solutions to some of the UK’s most successful companies.

We operate a prestigious long term contract in the West Sussex Area near to Goodwood. This includes operating a major support facility (Warehouse) in Bognor Regis and managing all the movement and delivery within the UK of Finished Vehicle Logistics for a prestigious car manufacturer

We are looking for an experienced Transport/Warehouse Supervisor who currently holds a HGV Class 1 (C+E) License. Reporting directly to the Operations Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the day to day performance, productivity and efficiency of both the transport and warehouse functions whilst maintaining a high standard of service and delivery throughout the operation.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Managing a small team responsible for day to day transport planning end to end.

This includes:

  • Transport route planning

  • Load building

  • System confirmations

  • Activity recording and tracking

  • Fleet management / utilisation

  • Monitoring / Reporting

  • Disciplinary process

  • Managing a small team responsible for day to day warehouse functions.

This includes:

  • Overseeing all warehouse functions

  • Including Wash and Battery charge

  • Activity recording and tracking

  • Maintaining the highest standards in the warehouse operation

  • Ensure processes and procedures are followed

  • Accurate locating of client product within warehouse

  • Ensure accuracy of planning and paperwork preparation for operations.

  • Ensure all systems are up to date and accurate in line with operational moves.

  • Ensure compliance to CAA and Customs requirement for export moves.

  • The H&S of the direct reports on site.

  • Proactively manage fleet of trucks ensuring legal compliance and operational safety standards are maintained at all times.

  • Managing direct reports and staff on shift

  • Close liaison with Operations manager to ensure client updated at all times

  • Driver’s hours’ compliance.

  • Some driving duties in the event of operational requirement.

  • Direct client liaison and resolution negotiation.

Ideally you should be:

  • Highly motivated and able to demonstrate a strong work ethic.

  • Experienced in leading a Transport operation or Warehouse operation.

  • Excellent people skills.

  • Able to make quick decisions based on sound understanding of the current status.

  • Experienced managing people both in the office and on the road.

  • Experience of working in road transport or logistics – holder of a current Driver Certificate of professional competence (CPC).

  • Able and willing to work flexible hours.

  • HGV Class 1 Licence essential

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