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Depot Supervisor - Croydon Job
Croydon (CR0), Croydon
Salary: £25,000 per annum
Oak Furniture Land, a trading division of JB Global Ltd, is the fastest growing furniture company in the UK.The business is a remarkable success story. Starting out on Ebay in 2006,it has grown year on year by over 40% and now employs 1000 people across the UK with an annual turnover of £194m.
We now have over 70 stores UK wide and have been recognised by the Sunday Times Fast Track 100 for the 5th time in 6 years and has been shortlisted for an Oracle Retail Week Award in the ‘Multi-channel Retailer of the Year’ category. All this indicates that Oak Furniture Land is a dynamic and exciting environment in which to work.
We are currently recruiting for a Depot/Transport Supervisor to be based at our Croydon Depot. As Depot/Transport Supervisor you'll be responsible for managing the home delivery activity for the Croydon out-base site. Reporting to the South Home Delivery Manager responsibilities will include:
• Provision of labour in line with anticipated demand (drivers and warehouse) o Investigating variances between planned and actual performance o Delivering the budget flexed in line with sales activity • Accuracy / timeliness of despatches to the customers • Provision of resource to meet the delivery schedules • Day to day management of the home delivery drivers and associated cross-dock operatives and trunk drivers • Ensure staff are engaged in the JB Global business and create a culture of continuous improvement across the site teams • Compliance with Health & Safety legislation of company standards ie DVSA ‘O’ license regulations o Accident investigation • Implementing change programmes in conjunction with the logistics planning and development team • Site maintenance and security for the site.
The Transport/Depot Manager is also responsible for: • Morale / motivation of the site team • All Communications to Customer Service • To undertake any other reasonable duties as required
Managing a team of 3 Person: Previous supervisory experience in a logistics operation preferably within furniture home delivery IT literate : Excel,Word,Powerpoint Good geographical knowledge of specific delivery area There will be some travel associated with the role Full time role to cover site requirements