Zeus Transport Manager

TribePost Ltd www.tribepost.co.uk
£25,000 per annum
01 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Zeus Transport Manager

Location: Pershore, Worcestershire
Salary: Competitive, DOE
Contract: Permanent, Full time
Hours: 45 hours per week + 24 hr duty phone cover for early am - Mon 5am

The Company:

My client has been established for 35 years and is one of the UK's leading fresh produce companies, providing high quality fresh produce nationwide to the wholesale markets, the catering industry and large processers.

Their Logistics department is looking for a Transport Supervisor to join the team; experience in fruit and vegetables advantageous but not essential as training will be given.


• Supervise all drivers and maintain the delivery schedule with NAVMAN GPS system
• Liaise with customer and drivers and coordinate deliveries as required
• Plan & route vehicles as necessary using Counterbalance Forklift or Loading Bays (some manual handling
• Office admin to include entering distribution and generating delivery notes, filing and email correspondence
• Collating data on excel for management reports
• Occasional driving duties on a relief cover basis

Candidates must:

• Hold a 7.5t driving licence. CPC preferred but must have experience and good knowledge of driver’s hours rules.
• Forklift Experience
• Good geographical knowledge
• PC skills to include use of Outlook and Excel

Key Skills:

• Minimum of 2 years experience in similar role
• Good organisation skills
• Good man management and interpersonal skills
• Good customer interfacing skills
• Pro-active approach and flexible to meet demands of the business

The candidate must be physically fit and should be able to work well within a small team and on their own. They will need to be able to adapt to a changing environment and make decisions based on new information.

Days / hours of work:

Sun 10:00 - 19:00 (subject to change depending on requirements on the day)
Mon - Thurs 09:00 - 18:00

If you have the necessary skills and licences, please click on apply and attach your up-to-date CV, with a cover letter.

No agencies please