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Distribution Manager

Job Title: Distribution Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England,
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Contact Name: Matthew Owen
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Distribution Manager

North West

£60,000- £65,000 + Benefits

Role Profile

Our client, who is a market leading FMCG business, is looking to appoint an experienced and dynamic Distribution Manager. To be successful you will have in-depth knowledge of the logistics industry within an FMCG environment, preferably food, high energy levels, and excellent customer relationship skills. Perhaps above all else, the ideal candidate will have highly developed interpersonal and leadership skills with an ability to motivate those around them to perform to the highest possible levels. Reporting to the General Manager you will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the distribution operation with a remit to improve the performance of the distribution centre through effective people management. You will be required to develop the department culture, ensure training needs are identified and met, ensure employment legislation and company policies are adhered to whilst ensuring legal compliance of the fleet.

Skills & Experience

It is essential you have previous high level transport and distribution management experience involving large fleet and driver bases of circa 150, operating in unionised environments. A CPC National is essential. The successful candidate will have excellent influencing, coaching and communication skills, be a team player with a positive, vibrant approach that will motivate and drive the distribution function.

Client information

Our client is a market leading FMCG business.

£60,000 - £65,000 + Benefits

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