Logistics Team Leader - Poole - £25,000-£27,000

Bond Williams
Poole, Dorset
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Logistics Team Leader - Poole - £25,000-£27,000 Depending On Experience

Our client, a leading supplier and vehicle management services company based in Poole, are currently seeking an experienced Logistics Traffic Planner / Call Centre Team Leader to join their growing team.

The purpose of the role is to proactively manage the effective operation of the transport planning function with oversight of the logistics call centre. This is a hands on role with logistics planning as the key function.

Key Responsibilities
·Planning of all daily collections/delivery schedules and allocation of driver routes
·Achieve agreed logistics SLA's for collections, deliveries and returns through optimal use of available resources
·Direct line management of logistics call centre team
·Ensure transport and customer information databases are up to date and accurate at all times
·Liaison with drivers, depots and customers as required
·Maintain clear and effective lines of communication throughout the business to the advantage of both internal and external customers
·Achieve and maintain company defined customer service standards
·Ensure compliance with health and safety policy and rules

Key Skills Required:
Working knowledge of transport/logistics an advantage with good geographical knowledge of the UK road network
·Ability to work on own initiative, prioritising workload and adhering to specified deadlines
·Used to working with statistics and management report generation
·Strong IT skills
·Excellent communication skills
·Strong customer focus
·Proactive and motivational approach to leadership

Benefits Include:
Free onsite parking
Generous company pension scheme
28 days holiday
Huge staff discounts

For more information please contact Hannah Darby on the Office and Commercial team at Bond Williams Professional Recruitment.

Bond Williams Professional Recruitment are an equal opportunity employer and operate as an Employment Business and Recruitment Agency