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We're the people who make top 10 UK grocery brand Kingsmill as well as Burgen, Allinson and Sunblest. You know us through our wholesome white, wholemeal and seeded breads that offer delicious options to suit every family member - and our rolls, pancakes, crumpets, muffins, hot cross buns, wraps and other delicious bakery products.
We're one of three divisions of Allied Milling and Baking, which in turn is a part of Associated British Foods (ABF) plc, a major international business with a turnover of £11.1bn and close to 102,000 employees working in 46 countries. In the UK, well-known ABF brands include: Twinings, Silver Spoon, Primark, Ryvita, Ovaltine, Patak's and Jordans Cereals.
Following a restructure within the Logistics department to bring Transport and Despatch together under one management structure, we have several vacancies for the newly created role of Logistics FLM. Working as a key member of the Logistics management team, you will provide leadership and motivation to the Despatch and Transport groups and ensure the company products are safely assembled and delivered to customers on time and in full.
Applicants will require the following: -
• CPC qualified or with motivation and demonstrable ability to achieve the qualification
• Car drivers licence • Strong leadership and management abilities, which have preferably been demonstrated in previous roles
• A strong customer service ethic; always willing to go the extra mile
• PC literacy, including a working ability with Excel spread sheets, PowerPoint and Word
• Numeracy, literacy and strong analytical skills • Strong communication skills, orally and written
• The ability to build close working relationships with a wide range of employees, suppliers and customers
• The ability to take a logical approach to decision making
• The ability to operate and make decisions effectively in a fast paced, pressurized environment Previous experience in transport logistics operations is desirable but not essential.
If you're ready for a new challenge, you've come to the right place - because Allied Milling and Baking is where opportunity goes to work! If you would like to find out more information please visit www.careersatallied.co.uk