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Distribution Team Manager - Dundee

Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Logistics & Distribution
Ref: 3769 Date Posted: Monday 14 May 2018
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Our client is a specialist fresh produce supplier to the best retailers in the UK.  Due to growth within the site, they are now looking to appoint TWO Distribution Team Managers, who will be responsible for all aspects of “pick and despatch” on their shift.

The Distribution Team Manager will lead and mentor a multi-disciplined team and be responsible for the inbound & outbound logistics for all customers and inter-site activities.

Additional responsibilities of the role will include;

  • Ensure delivery of all dispatched orders on-time and in full, meeting KPI & SLA’s
  • Measure team performance through measurable controls and KPI’s
  • Manage, coach and develop the team, empowering them to perform to their highest level
  • Manage H&S and environmental compliance
  • Stock control
  • Measure productivity levels for OTIF, Pick & Despatch and On Time in full against KPI’s

Experience and knowledge required for the role;

  • Experience of working in a similar Despatch/Warehouse/Distribution role within a manufacturing organisation
  • Experience of working within a FMCG organisation would be highly desirable but not essential
  • First class leader of people and have a passion for developing and mentoring team members to achieve their individual and team goals
  • Experience of recruitment, performance management, discipline & grievance, attendance management, and team development
  • Worked within a KPI driven environment

The shift patterns for the role are;

  • Role 1 - Sunday – Thursday 6am-2.30pm for 2 weeks and then moving onto 2.30-10pm for 2 weeks
  • Role 2 - Tues – Sat 2.30- 10pm for 2 weeks and then moving onto 6am-2.30pm for 2 weeks

Our client is looking for these roles to start at the beginning of July.

To discuss these opportunities in more detail, please call Shuna Boyle on 01698 430100