Transport Supervisor

Location: SE Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Salary:
Contact: Luke Gunn

About the Company

Our client is a market leading service provider with a blue-chip client base here in Australia. Due to continued growth in a number of key contracts they require an experienced logistics professional to supervise their regional transport operations.

About the Role

The Transport Supervisor is a cristical logistics position that is responsible for driving day to day operational efficiencies and customer service levels, while also streamlining the regional distribution network to support future growth. Reporting to the Operations Manager and supervising a team of drivers (part company employees, part owner driver), your key accountability includes delivering on key KPI's such as delivery in full, on time as well as the management of operational costs and safety across the network. In addition, you will be the key point of contact for a number of blue chip customers from the retail, fast moving consumer goods and industrial manufacturing industries. You will deliver clear communication to the team through effective tool box and team meetings and inform senior management of any corrective action plans that need to take place.

Skills & Experience

The successful candidate will be an experienced logistics professional with a demonstrated track record of success in transport allocating / planning or supervision across a regional or national network, ideally in the 3PL, retail or FMCG industries. Ideally tertiary qualified in a relevant field, you will present with a commercial mindset and the willingness to engage a key customer to get the best out of the relationship. Your first-class communication, influencing and stakeholder management skills will be key to your success in this role.

How to Apply

Click on the APPLY button or contact Luke Gunn on 0401 023 349 for a confidential discussion.