We are recruiting for a Transport Depot Manager for our Felixstowe Transport Depot.
Transport Depot Manager
MSC UK prides itself on being the ‘Employer of Choice’ within the shipping industry and we are looking to recruit a Transport Depot Manager to join our Transport team in Felixstowe. The successful applicant will be responsible for an inhouse fleet of 44 vehicles based in Felixstowe. Responsibility for the management of the Own Vehicle operation – including all cost, operations, resourcing, efficiency, H&S and fleet management elements - ensuring full regulatory compliance is maintained; whilst leading the division to support MSC UK growth and business targets.
We believe the successful Transport Depot Manager should have the following skills:
- Single minded focus on meeting targets and delivering agreed outcomes, often involving multiple pan-business stakeholders
- Proven track record of continuous improvement across operations, people, H&S and finance
- Problem solving, and solution driven
- Ability to manage an operation within a demanding and changing environment
- Flexible and committed approach
- Able to work under pressure and motivate others
- Experience of working in a similar role within the haulage or shipping industry ideally having been named on the Vehicle O License
- CPC qualification essential to be considered for this opportunity
The Key tasks for the Transport Depot Manager role are:
- Management of all MSC own vehicle employees at Felixstowe, promoting a culture of engagement and development across the team
- Maintain high discipline levels and ensure total compliance with all regulatory authorities in the running of an HGV fleet
- Oversee budget and resource management within the operation
- Meet agreed performance and business targets through productivity and cost analysis and be able to explain same
- Bring daily perspective and focus to the operation to be able to achieve goals
- Drive and develop best practise with a can-do attitude
- Lead and attend meetings as necessary to perform day to day duties
So if you feel that you are the Transport Depot Manager we are looking for then please click here to apply.