depot/logistics manager (parcel delivery)

  • Location
    Balerno, City Of Edinburgh
  • Salary
    £ 37000 - £ 41000 / Year
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Warehousing, Distribution, Logistics
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference
    JN-112021-219215

(Depot) Logistics Manager wanted on full time permanent basis to join our rapidly expanding client based in Edinburgh.


Our client operates a sustainable and ethical delivery business focusing on green issues and the environment and are now looking to grow their existing team and branch location.


We are looking for a talented and experienced Manager to lead our hub operations team in Edinburgh. The Manager will be responsible for a vital part of our Edinburgh expansion plans, managing people, processes and systems to ensure that our sustainable last-mile deliveries are conducted to the level and standard of care we promise to our customers.


This will involve managing all aspects of end-to-end logistics from receiving, dispatching, and managing undeliverable flows while ensuring that we exceed all of our stated targets and KPIs.



What you'll do:


* Manage all aspects of local operations in Edinburgh.


* Develop the operational and maintenance processes of our multi-hub city in Edinburgh, including the planning and on-going operations of local storage, sortation, and warehouse management systems solutions


* Work closely with our central live operations team to ensure the operational KPIs are met


* Launch new operations, identify location opportunities and guide the Edinburgh expansion road-map


* Coordinate local resources, and proactively request assistance from HQ to ensure smooth flow of operations


* Manage and grow team of Edinburgh Hub Managers and Supervisors; Motivate, organise and encourage teamwork within the workforce to ensure productivity targets are exceeded.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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