Driver Team Manager

Posted 14 August by Talentspa
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Driver Team Manager

Location: Norwich

Salary: circa £26k - £28k DoE + a weekly performance related bonus scheme

Our client has a fantastic opportunity for a management role running their delivery operation and self-employed driver team at their client’s location in Norwich. This is a fast-paced logistics environment with a must get through attitude. They are looking for someone who is flexible in their work pattern that has good man-management skills and can build a solid working relationship with the customer. 

Responsibilities of the Driver Team Manager:

  • Recruitment of new drivers to required standards and collation of all necessary documentation.
  • Induction of new drivers and ongoing training and development
  • Arranging drivers weekly work rotas to flex with the clients fluctuating volumes
  • Staff rostering and route acceptance on client’s delivery portal
  • Hands on in warehouse at start of shift supervising the loading of vehicles 
  • Monitoring of driver’s performance throughout their delivery routes via hourly reports/updates and phone calls
  • Ensuring all operational KPI’s are achieved including Delivery on time percentages/DPMO (claims received for each driver’s delivery routes) Driver ratio to route requirements/ Driver loading times.
  • Completion of daily and weekly reports in relation to data needed for invoicing the customer and driver’s payments and additional bonuses
  • Relationship building with client’s operational management team on a local basis
  • To work with your peers at other locations to support each other’s operations.
  • To compile operational reports as required
  • To attend daily onsite work flow meetings
  • To identify / mentor/ and train potential lead drivers to be able to run operation on your days off / holidays.
  • To work closely with Regional Managers and National Operations Director
  • If you feel you can deliver on the above and offer a best in class service, then we would love to hear from you. 

Benefits:

  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays
  • Company pension scheme.

If you feel that you meet the criteria of the Driver Team Manager then please apply now!

Reference: 35867429

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