Depot Manager

Job Type:
Job Sector:
Transport, Logistics
South East
Salary Description:
Competitive - Depending on Experience
TalentSpa Recuitment
Job Ref:

Due to the rapid growth of our business we are looking for an experienced Depot Manager to lead a new team operating from our site in Newbury. The successful candidate will complete a full induction programme ready for the Depot opening in October 2018.

Depot Manager

Location: Newbury, RG14 5SH

Salary: Competitive - Depending on Experience

About the company:

Reynolds is a family business and is the leading supplier of fresh produce and chilled foods throughout the UK. Reynolds offers remarkable career opportunities to dynamic and ambitious employees.

Duties of the Depot Manager:

* Lead a team of drivers in ensuring deliveries, backhaul, trunk and staff deployments are operating effectively, safely and in a customer focused and cost efficient way and complying with legislation.
* Ensuring the team operates within a business focused, cost effective manner and meet targets.
* The use of resources and route management are maximised and effective.
* You will regularly audit the Transport team's activities to ensure compliance with company policies, legal requirements, operating effectively and safely.
* Implement company standards and ensuring legal compliance across the team and support the communication and implementation of change.

Requirements of the Depot Manager:

* Previous experience of implementing and managing business change, experience of leading a team (approx. 15) and excellent people management skills.
* Experience of monitoring and improving performance, managing budgets, successful experience of working to KPIs and experience of the Chilled Food Industry.
* You will also be required to have good knowledge of the legal framework around Transport Operations and working times, knowledge of health and safety systems, be able to make decisions, problem solve, plan and influence and be customer focused.
* You must hold a clean driving licence. A fork lift truck and 7.5 tonne (C1) would be desirable.
* Possession of a Transport Management CPC qualification is highly desirable.

Depot Manager Benefits:

* They offer competitive rates of pay and a friendly working environment.
* Permanent Contract
* Cash Introductory Scheme
* 28 days paid annual leave (increased with length of service up to 33 days)
* Enrolment in to Pension Scheme
* Healthcare Cash Plan
* Access to discounts and savings through our Retail Rewards portal
* Free onsite parking
* Direct access to loans and savings plans with NLCU
* Car Allowance payments
* Bonus Scheme
* Death in Service Benefit

If you meet the requirements and feel that this Depot Manager role is right for you then please apply today!

Reynolds is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity

Contact Details:
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Tel: 0844 8700 926
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