Logistics First Line Manager Job at DHL Supply Chain – Hayes (57)
Position: Logistics First Line Manager
Location: Hayes UB3
Contract Type: Permanent (Full-Time)
Shift pattern: Monday – Friday
Closing Date: 22/05/2022
Criminal Check required: Yes
Are you a motivated, organized individual seeking a challenging and rewarding opportunity in a fast-paced environment? Would you enjoy being part of a dedicated team that works together to create a relevant, memorable difference in the lives of our customers and employees? If you’re looking for change, and you’re ready to make changes … we’re looking for you.
At DHL our business is logistics, but people are our passion. With over 500,000 team members in 220 countries, we attract and retain great talent. We are one of the most innovative, most culturally diverse companies on the planet. We provide unmatched opportunities for personal and professional development. We really are a, “Best Place to Work.”
If this sounds like a team you’d like to join … keep reading.
We make promises to our customers, and we’ll make promises to you too. The key responsibilities in this role include;
Have clear understanding of Objectives and KPI’s applicable to your role and your team
Safe, legal and efficient execution of transport planning linked to an agreed network SLA’s/KPI’s
Instill a pro active culture within the Control Tower around the management of planning activities, developing ( in collaboration with finance/metrics and depot management, key trends to aid forecasting and cost reduction opportunities.
Validate and report in the daily operations meeting, all active shipments
Daily operations issue management and resolution for transport planning and any warehouse impact by liasing with internal key stakeholders
manage collation of daily/weekly/monthly reporting data for all inbound and final mile transportation, taking responsibility for the “OT” element of OTIF
To schedule, prepare and conduct quarterly 1-2-1’s with all direct reports in line with OMS guidelines
Fostering an environment that promotes sharing of ideas and best practice to the benefit of the network
Undertaking step up duties to cover for direct line manager of Warehousing operations manager as required
You won’t find another job like the one you’ll find with DHL Supply Chain. Now, here’s what we need from you:
Transport planning experience
Line management capabilities
Transport legal compliance
Proactive and dynamic
Able to work well under pressure
Good communication skills
What will you get in return?
As a DHL employee you’ll have access to a wide variety of benefits aimed at enhancing your wellbeing both at home and at work, from a free and confidential 24/7 GP Service and Employee Assistance Programme to affordable loans, simple savings and financial education. You and your family can also access our mental health app on the go, free mortgage and Will advice as well as hundreds of retail and lifestyle discounts. We also offer yearly free flu jabs and give you access to our Private Medical Insurance through AXA Health. All this and more is hosted on our Benefits platform which you will have access as a DHL Employee.
What you’ll need to do next?
If you have a proven track record of achievement to match the requirements for this role and you are looking for your next career move, simply apply online ensuring that a full up to date CV is attached with your application.
We will ensure that all our resourcing activities are fair, transparent and consistent across the UK. We want to ensure that the candidate experience is of the highest professional standard.
The Company is committed to providing equality of opportunity for all employees. Furthermore we aim to ensure our workplaces are free from discrimination and that not only employees but also our potential future employees are treated fairly and with dignity and respect. We will ensure that equality of opportunity maintains a high profile in our organisation.
About the Company
Company: DHL Supply Chain –
Company Location: Hayes (57)