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Nights Operations Manager

Date: 11-Sep-2022

Location: Medway, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Don't worry no flat pack or DIY required for this role, but we do have a missing main component...could this be you? 


We’re currently recruiting for an Operations Manager on our Night Shift to lead our IKEA operations at our Medway depot. You’ll be responsible for covering collections, deliveries, and trunking. With a small fleet of vehicles, you’ll ensure that we are constantly compliant and achieving customer KPIs in a timely manner. 


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £42,500 per annum. 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, as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Take full operational accountability and responsibility for your site, effectively managing your time to ensure a safe and efficient service
  • As a true people manager, you will focus on ensuring that your colleagues receive the right level of support, coaching and development
  • Manage the relationship between XPO and our customers, constantly communicating across various stakeholders
  • Ensure that all teams are aligned, operating to XPO standard policies and procedures


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • Ideally, you’ll already be a Transport Manager or have Transport experience in a 3PL environment, looking for the next step
  • Great People Management and Leadership skills
  • International CPC holder – essential
  • A track record of resolving complex issues and delivering results in a fast paced environment


Be part of something big.




XPO is a leading provider of world-class 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 XPO 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 XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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