Branch Manager – European Road
Are you an experienced road freight professional looking to join a global market-leading brand at an exciting transformational time? A top global logistics company is seeking a Branch Manager with substantial experience within the European Road Freight Market.
As a talented commercial leader, you will manage the P & l whilst assisting the Operations team. You will be required to drive both operational excellence and to meet and exceed customer expectations. You will also be managing and developing their talented team of experienced multi-disciplined freight professionals. This role involves really driving their commercial capability and growth aspirations. Whilst also generating your own New business for the branch.
- Operational – Overseeing our Birmingham branch operations.
- Customer Service and Engagement – Ensuring an exceptional customer experience for our new and existing customers.
- Developing People – Lead from the front, being visible, collaborating as one team with trust, develop and coach our people to deliver best in class solutions.
- Innovation and Continuous Improvement – Deploy robust deliverable Continuous Improvement plans using proven tools and procedures.
- Financial & Cost Management – Ensure the operation meets and exceed its efficiency targets through good supplier management and operational efficiencies. Ensure you drive new business opportunities in the branch.
- A collaborative, people centric, innovative and operationally focused individual with strong leadership and stakeholder engagement skills.
- Proven experience of working in a similar role coupled with strong demonstrable management experience gained within a Road Freight environment.
- Demonstrable experience of both Operations and Commercial in the Freight Industry
Neg + Benefit
This would suit a candidate that is currently a Commercial Branch manager or someone looking to take a step up. The team are vibrant, diverse and hardworking and looking for someone like minded who will be influential in the branch growing.