Assistant Transport Manager – Global Leader. – 17448 Ref: 17448

Competitive Salary & Excellent Company Benefits

Ready to advance your career with a global leader that understands that success results from the incredible hardworking, dedicated, and diverse people like you we are proud to call our colleagues?

If you are highly motivated and you want to advance your career with a $9 billion leader that can provide you with stability and exciting challenges, whilst supporting your personal growth and career ambitions, we’d love to hear from you.

Role Info:

Assistant Transport Manager
Competitive Salary & Excellent Company Benefits
Company: Global Distributor of chemicals & ingredients used in everyday products
Your Skills: CPC licence, Microsoft Office, ability to provide a world class service

We have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Transport Manager in Middlesbrough.

In this role you will manage the day-to-day deliveries of product to our customers, always ensuring safety and compliance within our operational driver teams.

You will support our operational driver teams, as required, to ensure that their role can be completed to the best of their ability, together with interact with customers to ensure that the deliveries are completed successfully to support service levels

Key Responsibilities:

+ Ensuring compliance and safety targets are met
+ Managing an operational driver team
+ Managing the end-to-end process of customer deliveries, from receiving the plan to ensuring delivery
+ Managing delivery fails and plan to reduce where possible
+ Managing additional equipment to ensure your team of drivers have the correct equipment to complete their role
+ Providing direction, focus and leadership for your team of drivers
+ Reviewing performance against agreed objectives for your team of drivers
+ Operating within agreed budgets and support relevant analysis
+ Being an effective team member of the wider Univar transport function and share ideas and best practice around the network
+ Ensuring the needs of your personal development plan are met
+ Ensuring driver engagement levels are maintained and improved where possible

About you:

+ Have the right to work in the UK – an offer of employment is subject to satisfactory proof of this.
+ Hold a Driving Licence
+ Hold a CPC licence – will provide CPC training if needed
+ Care deeply about delivering a world class service
+ Serious about safety and follow safety procedures
+ Comfortable using Microsoft Office Suite
+ Want to work for a company and in a position with the opportunity for progression

What we can offer you:

You’ll get 33 days annual leave per year and can buy or sell days too. We’ll give you access to a generous pension scheme which can be enhanced to well above the legal minimum and peace of mind with death in service benefits. To help support your physical and mental wellbeing you can join our cycle to work scheme, discounted private healthcare plan and will have access to 24/7 counselling and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme.

Who we are:

With revenues in excess of $9 billion, Univar Solutions is one of the largest chemical distribution businesses in the world. Our portfolio spans almost every industry, ranging from food ingredients and automotive to pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries. We deliver industry-leading products, services and technical support to help our customers find the right solution to their problems.

We are committed to fair employment practices for all our employees, regardless of race, nationality, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, maternity status or any other status protected by law.

Our Values:

+ Serious about safety
+ We do what we say
+ Where people matter
+ Valuable to others
+ Together we win

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to our Leadership Team.

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