Transport Shift Manager, Outbound (Days) - Aylesbury
Arla Foods currently has a vacancy for a Transport Shift Manager to join the team at our Aylesbury transport hub.
As the shift manager you will take the lead to ensure the outbound operation runs smoothly and that all activity aligns with the business plan along with legal compliance and health & safety.
As a people manager, you will need to keep your team motivated and also be responsible for the following:
- Training & development
- Performance management
- Absence Management
- Discipline and grievances
The shift manager must also work with the rest of the team to help execute transport plans, engage with drivers and assist with fleet servicing. In addition, you must support the Transport Operations Manager with any compliance or investigation issues.
The successful candidate will have a proven track record as a Transport Manager or Shift Manager with a National CPC qualification preferred but not a necessity.
You must be a proactive and engaging leader with the ability to deliver accurate results under tight and pressured time constraints.
We do so much more than make some of the world's favourite dairy products. We make healthy taste delicious, mornings worth getting up for and family dinners unforgettable. Cravendale®, Anchor®, Lurpak® and Tickler®, names like these make us a vital, natural part of modern life in over 100 countries around the world. We are 4,000 UK and 19,000 global employees at the heart of it. Every single one of us plays an important role and together we build on our 10bn Euros turnover and establish our position as one of the largest dairy companies in the world.
Shift pattern - Days - Monday to Friday (Applicants must have the flexibility to cover weekends, if needed, at both Aylesbury and our Hatfield site)