NOLAN : Depot Manager (Cannock, UK)


Depot Manager (Cannock, UK)

We are recruiting for an experienced Depot Manager for our Cannock based depot facility.

The main responsibilities of this role include;

  • Providing oversight and direction for all aspects of operations and people management for the Depot. 
    • Ensuring the depot is well maintained and security is prioritised at all times.  Ensuring awareness of drivers and persons onsite. 
    • Managing safe and secure storage of all stock, goods, vehicles & equipment.
    • Stock control management of depot supplies such as truck equipment.
    • Liaising with the garage maintenance facility to arrange vehicle service inspections.
    • Effectively communicating and working with the transport team in Ireland.
    • Ensuring that drivers leave the depot on schedule.
    • Assist in resolving any customer issues and implementing the necessary corrective actions.
    • Development of efficient and effective systems to improve and monitor business performance, including cost control.
    • Establishing, maintaining and reporting on appropriate KPIs for all depot activities.  Completion of all required reports and paper work.
    • Implementation and adherence to all Company policies in relation to health and safety requirements for the depot area including equipment upkeep and maintenance.
    • Bringing a commercial focus and delivering new freight business.

The successful candidate will;

  • Have 3 or more years’ experience working as a depot manager – ideally within the transport industry, logistics and warehousing, with exposure to an FMCG customer base.
  • Hold a Transport Manager’s CPC.
  • Strong computer skills and well organised
  • Be capable of working under pressure, to exacting deadlines and demanding targets
  • Be an effective communicator with ability to escalate any issues
  • Be fluent in English.  Additional European languages would be advantageous.

This is a full-time permanent role – offering:

  • A competitive salary
  • Career progression opportunities within The Nolan Group.

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