Transport Shift Manager, Nights

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We are seeking a transport Shift Manager to plan and lead our shift transport team to ensure delivery of required food products to our customers in a timely manner.

Your role will include:

Providing leadership and direction to a team of drivers to ensure that they are appropriately trained, operate to Group policy standards and that shift performance is maximised
Monitoring operational practices to ensure that safety and compliance with the road traffic act are the critical priorities at all times
Scheduling and completing maintenance of the vehicle fleet to ensure compliance with the vehicle check and servicing practices, cleanliness, food safety requirements and leasing agreements
Maintaining close communication with other Greencore sites and customers/depots to ensure that all parties are kept informed of any schedule or revised collection or delivery times
Providing information and insight to inform the creation of the weekly route plans and associated drivers’ rotas
Supervising the loading of vehicles to ensure that it is in the correct order in alignment with the vehicle routeThe shift pattern for this role is 4 days on / 4 days off

Why Greencore?We are a leading manufacturer of convenience food in the UK and our purpose is to make every day taste better.

We supply all the major supermarkets in the UK. We also supply convenience and travel retail outlets, discounters, coffee shops, foodservice and other retailers. We have strong market positions in a range of categories including sandwiches, salads, sushi, chilled snacking, chilled ready meals, chilled soups and sauces, chilled quiche, ambient sauces and pickles, and frozen Yorkshire Puddings.

Our vast direct-to-store (DTS) distribution network, comprising of 18 depots nationwide, enables us to make over 11,500 daily deliveries of our own chilled and frozen produce and that of third parties. 

What we’re looking for
Responsive to the fast paced world of food distribution 
Have considerable people management/supervisory experience of leading diverse teams and contributing to operational business success
Hold transport/logistics experience within a similar environment
Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills
Computer literate with the ability to utilise MS Office Suite for general recording and reporting
Experienced in promoting cost efficiencyIf this sounds like you, join us and grow with Greencore, and be a part of driving our future success

What you’ll get in return
Competitive salary and job-related benefits
Pension up to 8% matched
Life insurance up to 4x salary
Company share save scheme
Greencore Qualifications
Exclusive Greencore employee discount platformThroughout your time at Greencore, you will be supported with on the job training and development opportunities to further your career.

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