Royal Mail Job Application – Distribution Manager

Website Royal Mail

Job Description:

The Distribution Manager will be responsible for the safe and legal operation of the fleet and distribution operations within a defined geographical area. Accountability for leadership of managerial and frontline teams who are trained and motivated to effectively ensure mail transportation between Plants, Network and Collection hubs, and Delivery Offices.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring compliance with all legislative requirements applicable to all fleet/trucks – holder of ‘O’ Licence for site and Certificate of Professional Competence holder.
  • Ensuring all Distribution management systems are complied with i.e. pre-advice, Open Options.
  • Developing an excellent IR/ER climate with full involvement of Distribution employees in performance improvement.
  • Leading the annual local distribution Professional Area Distribution (PAD) revisions up to 7.5 tonnes
  • Co-ordinating robust special event plans and delivery.

Job Requirements:

  • Industry experience and working knowledge of mails operations, leading teams and delivering results across a balanced scorecard
  • Knowledge of UK road transport legislation, must be Certificate of Professional Competence qualified, be prepared to study to attain within 12 months (essential role criteria)
  • Ability to build strong stakeholder relationships and excellent influencing skills
  • Strategic planning and project management skills, data/budgetary analysis skills
  • Knowledge of safety requirements and accident investigation
  • Good understanding of Network Planning tools, Royal Mail policies and processes

Job Details:

Company: Royal Mail

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Swindon, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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