Night Shift Manager - Birmingham - Distribution/Logistics/Parcels

Macgregor Cavendish Ltd
£32,000 per annum
09 Mar 2018
22 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Night Shift Manager - Birmingham - Distribution/Logistics/Parcels

Salary up to C: £34K Base plus good Benefits

Our client is one of the best known names in the Distribution market, providing their customers with high standards of quality and service

The Role

Fully accountable for the performance of the (Night) operation whilst proactively seeking ways to improve cost, service & operational efficiency. Ensure all resources including third party are managed, planned and controlled to achieve the agreed service levels.


·To manage all areas of the warehouse sortation in an efficient cost effective manner to ensure depot key KPI’s are achieved e.g. sortation compliance, Vehicle Departure times, quality of sortation.

·To assist the Depot Manager to manage and control the budget in order to achieve the agreed service levels including productivity, labour costs, overtime usage, Agency usage.

·To deal with depot recruitment as authorised by the Depot manager to the Company standards.

·To maintain the health, safety and welfare of all employees and visitors and control the overall security of the depot.

·To comply with health and safety regulations by ensuring Safe Systems of work, risk assessments, accident investigations and reporting is completed and reviewed on a regular basis.

·To ensure that the company’s policies and procedures are adhered to at all times including the management of absence, Labour Turnover etc.

·To ensure all employees are developed within the company’s guidelines and that all necessary appraisals, reviews are maintained up to date.

·To Performance manage direct reports, setting and monitoring key objectives

·To adhere to the legal requirements of the 'O’ Licence

·All required MI reporting documentation is maintained to the required standard & on time.

·To develop and maintain effective communication channels with all appropriate areas of the business especially the Day shift management and Field team relationships.

·To ensure that the Company security processes are maintained at all times & the control/safekeeping of all company assets are maintained

·To liaise effectively with suppliers where appropriate

What we’re looking for


·Must be able to work on own initiative in a pressurised environment to tight deadlines

·PC Literate with a working knowledge of Microsoft office

·An understanding of Transport regulations

·Good communicator and able to liaise at all levels

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