Logistics Supervisor

A successful manufacturing and distribution company, with national presence, is seeking an experienced Logistics Supervisor. Based in their Head Office, you will be coordinating and planning all routes for the delivery and repairs of company products. The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary between £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (dependent on experience), 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays, pension scheme, an amazing Employee Assistance Programme and promotional prospects as the company is continuously growing. Working a 9am to 6pm Monday to Saturday shift. Based in Nottingham, you will successfully plan routes for approximately 20-25 deliveries a day. This is a vital role as your route planning must be cost effective and as efficient as possible. This will include liaising with the driver managers and the customer services team. You'll also write daily, weekly and monthly reports to senior management, ensuring that all deliveries are completed within the transport budget on time. The role requires a strong focus on high standard of administration skills, good route planning knowledge and understanding of transport rules/ WTDs. As the Logistics Supervisor your duties will include: Route planning for 20-25 vehicles daily, with cost effective runs to customers' homes nationally Ensuring that all deliveries are completed on time so that customers expectations are met Liaising with the customer services team regularly to ensure the delivery plan meets requirements Calculating estimated times for engineering jobs for the current day and analyse variances Carrying out 1-2-1s, appraisals and development of your team Reviewing current processes and writing new SOPS for the department Create new reporting processes to improve the logistics function financially and operationally. Communicate these findings to senior management Ensuring that all plans are compliant with WTD and driving hours Liaising with Technical Support for times worked the previous day by engineers on site/travel time Informing the driver managers of the route plan for the next day Updating Clocking in Machine with engineer shifts for the next working day To be a successful Logistics Supervisor you will have the following skills and experience: Experience of working in a logistics/supply chain/transportation function with comprehensive knowledge of logistics processes and procedures Proven management skills with ability to optimise team performance and development Strong planning skills with the ability to handle multiple projects through to completion and to manage competing priorities Strong interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills Health and Safety certification or qualification desirable High standard of administration skills Strong IT systems knowledge and skills including ERP, BOMs Good telephone manner Ability to adapt to changes to the schedules Excellent attention to detail Positive outlook, good communicator and team worker The Logistics Supervisor will be working on a rotating shift, 9:00am-6:00pm, Monday to Saturday. In return, the Logistics Supervisor will receive a salary of £25,000-£30,000 per annum (dependent on experience). Additional opportunities exist due to company expansion. Logistics Supervisor, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transport Planner, Logistics Planner , Transport Admin , Logistics Administrator, Transport Coordinator, Logistics Coordinator , Nottingham, Derby, Leicester

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