• Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits

  • Caerphilly

  • Logistics/Transport

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Transport Supervisor / Manager
Cardiff
Competitive Salary + Full Company Benefits

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Transport Supervisor/Manager to join our Operations Team in Cardiff. Reporting to the Operations Manager, the successful candidate will control the daily transport function of 4 drivers and be responsible for ensuring daily product delivery to customers and reducing costs with hired haulage.

About the Company:

With over 115,000 customers across 100 countries, we are a leading $10 billion global distributor of speciality consumables, food ingredients and chemicals serving the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries.

Transport Supervisor / Manager Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

+ Effective maintenance and management of the Univar Cardiff transport fleet
+ Co-operate on all matters concerned with Health, Safety, Training, Legislation and the Environment
+ Compliance with all transportation sector legal requirements
+ To recommend to the Operations Manager ways in which the company can improve profitability and operating effectiveness
+ The achievement of fleet utilisation and availability targets
+ To ensure that customer deliveries are planned and resourced efficiently ensuring deliveries are made on time and in full
+ To manage the fleet costs ensuring costs are within budget for Cardiff and to minimise hired haulage spend
+ You will be an active member of the Cardiff Ops team and provide assistance and cover as and when required particularly for absence and holidays
+ Assist with administrative duties as required

We Are Looking For:

The successful candidate will have proven transport and scheduling skills, balanced with excellent leadership skills. You will be an efficient communicator and have the ability to influence, inspire and motivate others to reach higher standards and performance. You will be customer focused, having numerical, analytical and computer skills second to none. You will have the ability to work under pressure, delegate tasks and get the very best from the team. Experience of SAP would be advantageous and a CPC certificate would be desirable.

What we offer in Return:

+ 33 days holiday including bank holidays
+ Generous pension scheme
+ Life insurance option
+ Discounted childcare vouchers
+ Discounted private healthcare
+ Discounts with 1,000+ retailers

We are a great team of people, a great place to work and offer all the benefits you’d expect from the world’s #1 at what we do. Come and join us in a business with a global focus where your quality can make a real difference!

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If you have any pre-application questions please contact us first quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.

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