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Road Freight Operations and facilities Manager

Our client is a well-established global service provider to the Freight forwarding, express and international parcels, and warehousing and logistics industry
The network has more than 354 locations across 60 countries and with 13,000 employees serving alliance customers and attending to the details of their business round the clock, around the globe.

We are now looking for an Operations & Facilities Manager to work in the Trailer/Road freight department for our freight forwarder based in Slough

Your role will hold responsibility for all operational and facility requirements, managing all staff and all operational processes maintaining high standards, efficiency and to drive the Road Freight strategy.

Manage and develop the customer service, transport and operational activities of the Roadfreight Depot.
Responsible for the full end to end Road Freight Operation which includes Transport, Admin and Warehouse
Continuous management and growth of Road Freight network efficiency and profitability
Dealing with Partners, the Pallet Network, customers, and sub-contractors
Management of financials, P&L and all matters commercial
Management of import, export and European trailers
Manage compliance with customs regulations.
Generation of key performance reports and documentation
Managing pool of sub-contractors and hauliers, across different countries, agreeing rates and ensuring compliance is adhered

Experience required
You must have managed a European trailer/ road freight team to apply
You will have problem solving and decision-making skills
Administration and organisational skills.
IT literate
Ability to build rapport and good relationships
Ability to be efficient and proactive under pressure
With financial and Commercial Acumen

Salary up to £42,000 per annum
Bonus scheme


Job Type:Permanent
Location:- London and M25, Berkshire
Benefits:Up to £42,000 salary; pension; bonus scheme
Branch:Freight Personnel
Consultant:Karen Kempson
Tel: 0161 452 0452
Email: kkempson@freightpersonnel.co.uk
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