Palletine Distribution Supervisor (Cumbernauld Based) | ARRCRAIB

Palletine Distribution Supervisor (Cumbernauld Based)

At ARR Craib we are proud to deliver an award winning service.  Our talented people are integral to our journey, our people make that difference.   Our corporate culture has long been characterised by a strong, robust 'can do' attitude.  We are a conscientious group of individuals, working very well as a team and we take pleasure in providing an excellent quality of service.
 
As we invest in the growth of our Company we have a vacancy for a Distribution Supervisor to join our Palletline team at our offices in Cumbernauld.
 
This is a fast paced, interesting and challenging role that sees a planned and effective operation, taking responsibility for:
 

  • Co-ordinating the day to day operations ensuring all functions are carried out efficiently
  • Allocating, managing and supporting staff according to changing needs
  • Ensuring compliance requirements and KPI’s are achieved
  • Liaising with Palletline Hubs to ensure the efficient movement of freight for Cumbernauld
  • Providing assistance to operators during periods of increased workload such as peak times
  • Liaising with customers in a timely fashion particularly if advising them of any delivery issues
  • Following Palletline protocol for any discrepancies via the traffic management system.
  • Organising and management of subcontractors as required
  • Managing messages in the Palletline traffic management system
  • Contributing objectively on operational issues
  • Investigating and advising on any reported damage to goods in transit
  • Investigating and reporting on any service failures
  • Central billing
  • Continually try to improve and develop business performance within the constraints of legislation, fuel costs and rising environmental pressures.
  • Ensuring all legal, health and safety, security, and Company policy requirements are strictly adhered to

 
The ideal person for this role will:

  • Have sound knowledge of the Central Belt area
  • Have the ability to apply innovation to resolve challenging and time sensitive situations
  • Be a confident communicator, both written and verbally
  • Have excellent co-ordination and organisational skills
  • Be service focused
  • Be computer literate
  • Have effective people management skills

 
Experience in the transport industry particularly in multi drop distribution would be beneficial
 
In return ARR Craib offers a competitive salary (dependent on prior experience) and benefits package as well as continual support to ensure the post holder is fully developed and competent in all aspects of their role.
 
Interested?  We’d love to hear from you!  Please send your CV to recruitment@arr-craib.co.uk