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Distribution Manager - Shears

LocationBournemouth International Airport Aviation Business Park, 427 Viscount Rd, Christchurch BH23 6NW   


We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Distribution Manager to manage our distribution team.  The role will involve daily planning and resource management to ensure an excellent customer experience.


Key Duties and Accountabilities

  • Ensure safe and effective control of the daily operations

  • Ensure Depot Pall-Ex/Network service results are achieved daily in line with agreed targets

  • Support customer development and retention

  • Ensure effective use of company TMS

  • Develop team through coaching, mentoring, and monitoring

  • Ensuring all company policies and procedures are adhered to in relation to HR and QHSE

  • Regular communications with team members

  • Timely and accurate reporting of operational performance

Skills and Personal Attributes

  • Experience of working in a Distribution Manager role

  • Knowledge of Health and Safety legislation

  • Leadership, management and coaching skills

  • Excellent communication skills

  • The ability to build and maintain strong working relationships

  • Integrity, professional and people focused

  • Highly organised and excellent time management

  • Ability to work well independently and part of a team

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications


What we’d like to give you

  • Competitive salary plus bonus

  • 25 days annual leave plus Bank Holidays (increasing with length of service)

  • Great pension scheme with life assurance

  • Employee Assistance Programme WeCare

  • Free onsite parking

  • Opportunities for training and development

  • Excellent opportunities for progression within the Company

We are proud to have been awarded the Gold Armed Forces Covenant and therefore we encourage veterans to apply for our roles and if the essential criteria is met then we will endeavour to offer an interview.

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