As a Depot Manager you will oversee the daily running of your depot by;
- Maintaining the Smiths high standards of operation and aesthetic appearance.
- Ensuring that the depot is performing against all agreed targets/budgets.
- Supervising stock takes and being responsible for all assets across the depot.
- Coordinating the transport resources in the most efficient manner.
- Ensuring that all aspects of work and process are carried out in-line with Health and Safety guidelines.
- Carrying out relevant audits and inspections and reporting on any repairs that are needed.
- Completing relevant reports on weekly figures, cash summaries, stock issues, employee attendance etc.
- Mentoring, Coaching and encouraging all depot staff ensuring all training and development needs are met.
- Ensuring customers are treated with the highest level of customer service, in line with our Customer Service Charter.
- Liaising with the Sales team and assisting in the management of customer accounts on a regular basis.
- Playing an active role in maintaining and expanding the existing customer base.
- Keeping up to date with your knowledge of Hire and Sale equipment and the ability to demonstrate safe use of kit.
- Ensuring all paperwork is completed accurately and in that all procedures for contracts, transfers and purchase orders etc. are completed correctly.
- Monitoring the effective communication with all staff, including between depots.
- Conducting additional ad hoc duties as and when needed.
As a Depot Manager you should have:
- A proven track record in management either in the Hire industry or associated industry.
- Capability to take ownership and responsibility.
- Strong Sales experience.
- Experience of people management.
- Excellent communication and organisational skills.
- PC literate and proactive with IT systems.
- A clear understanding of logistics, operations and sales.
- The ability to demonstrate commercial acumen.
- A full UK Driving Licence.
- Monday to Friday: 08:00am – 17:00pm
- Saturday: 08:00am to 12:00pm on a rotational basis
Please complete the form below to apply for the position of Depot Manager – Manchester.