Transport & Warehouse Supervisor

Role Summary

Experienced Transport & Warehouse Supervisor who will lead and motivate a team of 10 drivers & 10 Store Staff and be responsible for the fleet and stock movements of Finished Goods.

Duties:

  • Focus on driving operational efficiency improvements across all aspects of the supply chain.
  • Responsibility for the day to day planning and scheduling of multi-drop deliveries to customers and daily stock movements.
  • Schedule daily picking plan and ensure loads are completed on time.
  • Manage the rigid and artic fleet routing ensuring a customer-first approach is adopted and balanced with operational efficiency.
  • Manage all drivers, while maximising driver and vehicle utilisation.
  • Ensure correct resource management is implemented to maximise seasonal demand spike potentials
  • Manage the fleet maintenance and replacement to minimise downtime and repairs whilst maximising return on investment.
  • Report and analyse key performance indicators and operational metrics focused on maximising profit; such as driver utilisation, vehicle utilisation & customer satisfaction.
  • Ensure a high standard of safety is maintained.
  • Responsible for HSA/regulatory and compliance matters
     

Technical Skills and Experience:

  • Proven track record and experience of at least 5 years in a transport/logistics management role
  • Experience in managing the planning and load scheduling for multi-drop deliveries
  • Strong IT Knowledge essential especially Word and Excel
  • Ability to read demand trends and provide appropriate action plans, and where necessary workaround plans
  • Demonstrates an understanding of the overall business and the commercial & strategic opportunities facing the company and uses this knowledge to improve results
  • Degree or qualification in Supply Chain, Logistics, Transport Manager CPC or relevant qualification is desirable.

To apply for this role, please email your CV to careers@respabeds.ie