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Transport Operations Manager - Nights

Date: 13-Oct-2021

Location: Medway, GB

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.


We’re currently recruiting for a Transport Operations Night Manager  to lead our IKEA operations. You’ll be responsible for leading the nights operation for our Medway depot; 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 £37,000 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:


  • Support the Site Manager with adherence to all compliance and legal obligations during your shift with a huge emphasis on safety
  • Assist with executing the daily plan for all deliveries and collections, with a keen eye on resource available at site and throughout the network
  • Ensure all process and procedures are followed and that we operate a safe and efficient environment
  • Provide engagement, leadership and guidance for the transport team to enable them to meet objectives, encouraging open communication


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • It’s important you have exposure of working in a fast-paced environment – no two days will be the same and we need you to think on your feet
  • Previous experience supervising, developing and engaging a team
  • Every day you’ll need to have an eye on continuous improvement of operational efficiencies and fleet performance - do you have a track record of improving things?


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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