Transport Manager - Harlow


Job Details


Distribution Centre: Harlow

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time



Closing Date

22/11/2017 12:00



Transport Manager – Harlow

Competitive Package, Car/Car Allowance, Healthcare and Bonus

Are you ready to work for one of the fastest growing retailers in the UK in our high profile Distribution Transport team?


About this amazing opportunity...


You’ll be responsible for leading the Transport team by directing the daily, weekly and monthly activities.  Providing leadership,  motivation, training and development of the team, and delivering against customer requirements, and operational performance.

What you'll be doing...

At Poundland, we're still growing and work in a fast-paced environment so looking for someone who'll be happy being hands on and not shy away from challenging the status quo, really, we want you to do this! It goes without saying that you'll have a fantastic leadership style and able to influence challenging stakeholders.

Here’s a snapshot of what your day – day might look like:

You’ll be ….


  • Effectively leading your operational team and delivering against KPI’s
  • Ensuring daily and weekly workload planning and volume forecasting routines are accurate and achievable
  • Ensuring legal and policy compliance by management team in all areas of the operation
  • Maximising accuracy, productivity and space utilization, translating analyse and deliver customer needs through effective operations
  • Responsible for all issues relating to health & safety and the environment
  • Monitoring and reviewing and where required to implement policy and procedures to ensure continuous improvement

What you'll need on your CV...

You’ll have experience of working in a similar role ideally within Logistics / Distribution environment along with having a National or International CPC Qualification. You’ll be leading and managing a team of colleagues so you must have experience of managing or leading a team. You’ll possess a great understanding of the Transport function within a distribution centre.

Your place in our world

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Transport Manager - Harlow
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