At Gist Limited we are constantly raising the standard in everything we do to achieve our vision of being the customer’s first choice for logistics innovation, excellence and partnership.
We recognise that the key to our success is our people. For us to deliver the best service to our customers, maintain a strong reputation and continue to grow we need to recruit and develop the right people.
What’s the opportunity?
As a Transport Team Manager at Gist you will be running an operational section of our business, overseeing the vast activity to ensure that we are meeting our customers’ needs and pushing to exceed them at all times.
The position of Transport Team Manager covers both day and night shifts (rotating monthly) on a 4-on 4-off shift pattern at our busy Hemel Maylands site, as part of a Transport Management team that look after over 35 vehicles and almost 100 driving staff.
This operation services our Starbucks and Eat contracts and the fleet largely comprises of class 2 vehicles.
You will be dedicated to ensuring the workforce is engaged, well managed and perform to the highest standards against their business set key performance indicators.
You will act as an advocate of the Gist culture, values and safety standards. You'll also hold regular briefings and meetings with your team, providing them with a platform to suggest their own ideas to improve overall service standards to customers.
What will you need to succeed?
Where will Gist take you?
We are always focused on developing our people to enable them to reach their full potential. If you have the drive, aspiration and flexibility required, we can offer excellent development opportunities to ensure you build a successful and rewarding career with Gist.
We offer an attractive benefits package, which includes a competitive basic salary, pension, healthcare, 25 days annual leave and an industry leading bonus scheme.
Gist is an award-winning supply chain specialist that combines an integrated network of people, experience and expertise to transform supply chains.
With industry-specific understanding and excellence, Gist's solutions bring end-to-end visibility and implementation, from concept to delivery.
Operating in a wide range of commercial and industrial sectors, including grocery, food service and gas, Gist works in partnership with customers such as Starbucks, EAT, Marks and Spencer, Tesco, Morrisons and 2 Sisters Food Group.