Branch Manager (Sameday) - Leeds

Simplified Recruitment
£26,000 per Annum + Pension
03 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a wholly owned subsidiary of the global logistics giant with $10 billion annual revenues and employing more than 30,000 people Worldwide.

In the UK, our client operates over 40 Branches around the UK and Ireland from where they control more than 1,400 courier vehicles each day.

They are one of the market leaders in their sector and provide courier services to some of the UK’s top businesses, in addition to serving the needs of locally based businesses.

Branch Manager (Sameday) - Leeds

Reporting to the Regional Manager, South East, the role of Branch Manager will be responsible for managing and commercially growing an entirely new courier office based in Leeds. The successful applicant will be experienced within the courier industry, be dedicated and hard-working with a desire to succeed, have excellent commercial acumen, good man-management and effective communication skills, plus be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office and be process driven.

The successful applicant will be the main point of contact for a major new contract won by our client in the Leeds area, so will be responsible for overseeing both the expected service and performance levels, whilst being able to develop the site commercially and maintain relationships with other sites and customers alike.

Key responsibilities will include:

• To oversee and manage the running of their Leeds courier site in its entirety
• To promote and manage the commercial growth of the site
• To ensure operational excellence, that service levels are kept at a premium and to maintain fleet levels
• Assist in all site admin, documentation and application of processes and procedures
• To ensure all internal & external communications & escalations are dealt with swiftly & accurately

Working Hours: 45 per week excluding 1 hour lunch, working on 2 shift patterns commencing (07.00 or 09.00) finish (17.00 or 19.00)

Salary: £26,000 per Annum + Pension

To apply, please apply online with your CV and Covering Letter

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