What is the opportunity?

We are currently searching for a Depot General Manager - a leader who will encourage, inspire and enable the team around them to be the very best they can be to support you in the achievement of targets.

As Depot General Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring an effective and efficient operation that is planned and implemented in a safe environment, whilst achieving key performance indicators (KPI’s)
and budgetary requirements without impacting on customer service.

The role requires an ambitious individual, who possesses drive, determination and an engaging approach to continuous improvement in order to ensure best in class service for our customers!

We would like to hear from you if...

You have excellent influencing and negotiation capabilities
You have a proven experience in a logistics environment, specialising in fast paced food or retail operations
You are able to work within a management structure to provide an efficient service to both internal and external stakeholders
You are familiar with transport management systems and their effective use to deliver operational excellence
You have analytical and conceptual problem solving skills
You can demonstrates skills in working collaboratively, valuing differences and encouraging high performance through teamwork
You are competent in warehouse and transport operations legislation and its interpretation
You understands the legal implications for Health and Safety on site
You are familiar with financial and budget control systems
You have an engaging and people orientated management style and are used to working closely with Trade Unions

Key Responsibilities

Work in a safe manner adhering to all site safety rules;
Strong management and control of depot key performance indicators
Responsible for delivering the operational P&L of the depot within defined timescales
Overall delivery of the daily operating plan to required cost and service parameters
Effective management and communication of operational change
Develop the team to encourage and achieve continuous improvement methodologies in order to improve the P&L, service and efficiency of the site using LEAN techniques

Why EV Cargo Logistics?

You’ll get a competitive salary, generous holiday entitlement, access to a discount scheme, company pension scheme, long service awards and service-related holidays.

We welcome applications from everyone as we are actively building diverse teams. Our working environment is an inclusive one and a place where everyone can thrive and develop their potential.

EV Cargo Logistics is committed to equality of opportunity. All applicants will be judged solely on their merits.