Logistics Group Leader

Type: Permanent - Full Time
Hours: 4on 4off, 18:00pm - 06:00am
Salary: competitive

Logistics Group Leader

Location: Market Drayton

Type: Permanent - Full Time

Hours: A Shift Nights, 18:00 – 06:00am, 4on 4off

Salary: competitive 

Palethorpes Bakery, an award-winning and market-share leading ‘Chilled Savoury Pastry’ food manufacturer, are currently looking for a Logistics Group Leader to complement an existing passionate and enthusiastic team.  


  • A competitive rate of pay
  • Company Pension
  • 24 days annual leave holiday entitlement
  • Free Car Parking
  • Formal and informal learning and development opportunities
  • A progressive working environment that puts its people at the heart of what it does
  • PPE will be provided


Responsibilities Include:

•           To actively promote a safety culture within section, ensuring that all health and safety requirements are met and maintain a safe working environment. 

•           To ensure that quality standards are delivered in line with customer Codes of practice and site standards, whilst always seeking to improve 

•           To Maximise the efficient operation of the Despatch and goods in areas, Control of staff deployment.

•           Manage with your available resource, and optimise operational performance

•           People – To listen, communicate, and acknowledge our employees making our working environment an area to be proud of.

•           Other responsibilities - Engaging with the broader business to deliver overall site objectives 


What we are looking for:

•           Hold a management H&S qualification (desirable).

•           Have experience in FMCG environments.

•           Preferably have an understanding of Transport management.

•           Be conversant with and worked with WMS.

•           Has been responsible for managing a workforce of more than 10 people. 

•           Be able to demonstrate a practical logic-based approach to problem solving.

•           Able to understand the need for good customer service through OTIF.

•           Strong interpersonal skills. 

•           Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

•           Be able to understand KPI driven targets.

•           Possess a good working ability on Microsoft packages.

•           Be able to analyse and interpret data to seek opportunities and drive improvement.

•           Demonstrate an ability to prioritise tasks and drive to meet deadlines. 


****To apply please email your CV / resume to: recruitment.palethorpes@addofoodgroup.com****

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