Regional Logistics Manager – Depot and Gravesend based
Are you an experienced Transport/Logistics Manager? Do you have an HGV licence? Do you enjoy managing teams or perhaps you looking for a step up in your career to manager people? If yes this is the opportunity for you.
This position is with WP part of Moove Europe. WP are a progressive and expanding energy company, specialising in the supply of high quality fuels. The Head Office is based in Southampton. Holding a substantial market share in the sectors and geographies we are based, WP Group is one of the UK’s most differentiated fuels companies with a focus on sustainability and future energy solutions.
As part of our Operations team, in this new role, you will be responsible for your team of around 17 drivers dealing with vehicle management and ensuring productivity for the East of London (Purfleet, Heathrow, Reading areas).
You will be have ownership of your region and its performance with regards to delivery’s, compliance, Health and Safety, managing investigations and ensuring continuing communication with your team.
You will be required to travel to a number of our distribution facilities in this area.
Transport or Logistics management experience
Working knowledge of the legal requirements for drivers
Health and Safety knowledge
Experience dealing with accidents and investigations
What we offer you
Discretionary Annual bonus scheme.
22 days holiday plus bank holidays (rising to 25 within 2 years)
Contributory pension scheme (company match up to 4.5%)
Life Assurance 4x basic salary
Working days are Monday to Friday and as standard 8.30- 5.30 however hours vary for the team in the winter and summer months so you will need to be on call.
Interested in being part of a global organisation who truly value their employees, encourage development and progression? If yes, please see how to apply below.
How to apply
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