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Transport First Line Manager - Nights

Logistics done differently.


Do you want to work for a fantastic company with great culture and strong values? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Do you have a high level of commitment and a can-do attitude?

We have been successfully awarded a new contract with the large blue-chip online retailer, ASOS, and will be opening a new purpose built fulfilment centre in Lichfield. The site will be over 400,000 sq. ft. and we are looking for night shift Transport First Line Managers to join our team on a full-time, permanent basis.


You will be contracted to an any 5 from 7 shift pattern, predominately working Tuesday - Saturday, 23:30 – 08:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £23,100 per annum, plus a 20% night shift allowance. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts, cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Be responsible for the management of the yard and the transport office
  • Manage the allocation of work on a daily basis, controlling headcounts and budgets
  • Monitor team absence and performance, taking action where necessary
  • Monitor progress against Key Performance Indicators and costs against budget


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven experience in a fast-paced, complex transport environment
  • Previous managerial experience
  • A focused and flexible approach to work


Be part of something big.


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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