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Vacancy Details

Operations Senior Supervisor/Manager - REF No. HQ5428

Industry Sector: Warehousing and Logistics
Location: Colnbrook, Berkshire, England

Salary: circa £30000 per Annum

FRS Office: FRS Headquarters
Consultant: John Cotton

Job Summary

A UK leading international courier and logistics company requires an Operations Senior Supervisor/Manager to join their growing company. Reporting to the General Manger the successful candidate will work with, and lead a small team to ensure the efficient and smooth operation of the warehouse. The Operations Senior Supervisor/Manager will successfully liaise with airlines obtaining freight quotes and bookings, as well as working with customer services and Customs and Excise. To be successful you will need to be an enthusiastic person looking to progress. You will work well within a team, show good leadership skills and be hands on when required. Full training will be supplied; however a background in the courier and freight industry would be an advantage. The position offers a competitive salary, benefits and a great company to work for.

Detailed Job Description

A UK leading international courier and logistics company requires an Operations Senior Supervisor/Manager to join their growing company. Reporting to the General Manger the successful candidate will work with, and lead a small team to ensure the efficient and smooth operation of the warehouse. The Operations Senior Supervisor/Manager will successfully liaise with airlines obtaining freight quotes and bookings, as well as working with customer services and Customs and Excise. To be successful you will need to be an enthusiastic person looking to progress. You will work well within a team, show good leadership skills and be hands on when required. Full training will be supplied; however a background in the courier and freight industry would be an advantage. The position offers a competitive salary, benefits and a great company to work for.

Applications from ex-military personnel (British Army, Royal Air Force, Royal Navy and Royal Marines) are strongly encouraged.



Key Responsibilities:

* Liaising with airlines to obtain freight quotes and bookings.
* Completion of relevant Customs and Excise documentation.
* Managing a small team.
* Working with customer services.
* Assisting in reviewing training.
* Identifying areas for improvement.
* Manipulate and enter data.

Qualifications and Experienced Required:

* Understanding of general air cargo operations.
* Understanding of Custom and Excise regulations
* A proven track record in a similar role is advantageous.
* Experience of working to appropriate health and safety standards and regulations.

Skills and Person Specification:

* Decisive and able to work unsupervised.
* Computer literate and comfortable in the use of technology and IT systems, including knowledge of Excel and Office.
* Good leadership skills with the ability to motivate.
* Good written and verbal communication skills with customer and colleagues.
* Enthusiastic

Benefits:

* 20 days holiday.

Salary:

* £30,000 per annum

Job Title: Operations Senior Supervisor/Manger

Location: Colnbrook

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: 40 hours per week (1400hrs-2200hrs)

Vacancy Reference: HQ5428


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