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Transport Team Manager - Andover

Posted 14 September by Booker Retail Partners (Londis & Budgens) Featured Ended

We have an exciting opportunity to join our Transport Team at our Andover site. In this position, you will support the site management team in the efficient and cost effective management of the Transport operations. This role will be responsible for the smooth running of the daily Transport operation, enabling the required level of service to be provided to the customer at all times.

About the Role:

The transport team manager will manage vehicle breakdowns whilst ensuring that the impact to the retailer is kept to a minimum. You will also be responsible for analysing Tacho-graph infringement report and go through infringement with drivers as well as liaising with the Warehouse Operation to ensure timely loading and departure of loads.

Management of ensuring legal compliance with all transport legislation and in particular Driver’s hours and maintenance of the Fleet so that it is available when required for servicing and MOT’s and Defect Management of the Fleet is also a requirement of the role.

The ideal candidate will need to be able to work the AM shift any 5 from 7 days.

About You:

To be successful in this role you should:

  • Have knowledge of the transport function within the FMCG distribution industry
  • Working knowledge of the business and operational aspects of supervising a depot transport operation.
  • Knowledge of transport legislation
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Ability to manage & train employees
  • PC Literate

About us:

Budgens & Londis are two of the UK's leading names in the independent retail food sector with over 1500 stores and a history of over 140 years of retailing excellence. We are passionate about delivering affordable, quality products and making our customers shopping experience one where we find ways to tempt them to liven up their baskets and meet their daily needs.The brands are part of the Booker Group, the UK’s leading food wholesaler. The Group comprises Booker Wholesale, Makro, Booker Direct, Classic Drinks, Ritter Courivaud, Chef Direct, Booker India and Booker Retail Partners. Together we are privileged to serve 1.5 million customers with a 9.5% share of the Convenience market with our Budgens, Londis, Premier and Family Shopper brands.

Required skills

  • FMCG
  • Logistics
  • Management
  • Supervising
  • Transport

Reference: 33306485

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