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Office Manager

Spider and P & O

Manchester, Greater Manchester

Published
01-08-2019
Job ad details
Published
01-08-2019
Expires
29-08-2019
Job ID
330067023
Job type
Full-time
Job sector
Admin, Secretarial, PA, Transport & Delivery, Shipping and Offshore, Management & Business, Customer Services

Office Manager

Manchester

Competitive salary 

Office Manager - P&O Ferrymasters, a pan-European leader in tailor-made transport, logistics and supply chain solutions are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Office Manager.  Were looking for someone with excellent organisational skills who can join our team.  As Office Manager, reporting to the General Manager Strategic Accounts you will be responsible for managing the day to day operations of our contract logistics and forwarding office in Manchester. 

At P&O Ferrymasters, are part of P&O Ferries owned by Dubai World and work across road, rail and sea through our Contract Logistics, Freight Management and Assets divisions. We operate from more than 21 strategic locations in 13 countries, where 500+ colleagues are united by a passion for customer and service focus. 

Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Respond to logistics tenders in a timely manner and develop a strategy that grows the forwarding activities of the office. 
  • Ensure service excellence is delivered to all customers
  • Creating and then overseeing key performance measures and identifying trends that will lead to improvements in service and profitability
  • Contract management and identifying ways to improve operations
  • Attending and leading successful customer review meetings
  • Building strong business relationships with all key internal stakeholders across the organisation
  • Developing, maintaining and delivering profitability of the office
  • Maximising the use of internal and external IT systems to drive efficiency within the team opera-tions
  • Supporting and developing office staff under your responsibility
  • Playing a key part in assisting the Company to meet and surpass its budget growth ambitions 

Skills and Attributes: 

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent (preferable but not essential)
  • Experience in a management role and motivated by success and driven to reach targets
  • Extensive knowledge of the UK, Ireland and continental freight forwarding market
  • Are ambitious and would like to develop your operational and commercial skills in a Pan-European organisation
  • Demonstrate interpersonal skills and communicate with others to build and maintain strong team and commercial relationships
  • Have an eye for detail with the ability to analyse data to build sound, commercial business plans
  • Enjoy working and actively contributing in a high performing team
  • Are excited by change with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment
  • Have a willingness to go on regular business travel
  • Have good knowledge of Microsoft office packages and are IT-literate 

This is a full-time position of 40 hours per week.  On offer is a competitive salary and a fantastic opportunity to join a vibrant company who pride themselves on their service.  If you are interested in this role and have the relevant skills, please apply by forwarding your CV.  

No Recruitment Agencies please 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.,

By applying for this role, you give permission for Spider to submit your personal information contained within your CV or any other relevant information provided in order for the prospective employer to review your application for the specific role applied for. Spider Web Recruitment will not submit or use your personal information for any other purposes other than for searching for alternative employment.

 

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Office Manager - P&O Ferrymasters, a pan-European leader in tailor-made transport, logistics and supply chain solutions are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Office Manager.  Were looking for someone with excellent organisational skills who can join our team.  As Office Manager, reporting to the General Manager Strategic Accounts you will be responsible for managing the day to day operations of our contract logistics and forwarding office in Manchester. 

At P&O Ferrymasters, are part of P&O Ferries owned by Dubai World and work across road, rail and sea through our Contract Logistics, Freight Management and Assets divisions. We operate from more than 21 strategic locations in 13 countries, where 500+ colleagues are united by a passion for customer and service focus. 

Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Respond to logistics tenders in a timely manner and develop a strategy that grows the forwarding activities of the office. 
  • Ensure service excellence is delivered to all customers
  • Creating and then overseeing key performance measures and identifying trends that will lead to improvements in service and profitability
  • Contract management and identifying ways to improve operations
  • Attending and leading successful customer review meetings
  • Building strong business relationships with all key internal stakeholders across the organisation
  • Developing, maintaining and delivering profitability of the office
  • Maximising the use of internal and external IT systems to drive efficiency within the team opera-tions
  • Supporting and developing office staff under your responsibility
  • Playing a key part in assisting the Company to meet and surpass its budget growth ambitions 

Skills and Attributes: 

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent (preferable but not essential)
  • Experience in a management role and motivated by success and driven to reach targets
  • Extensive knowledge of the UK, Ireland and continental freight forwarding market
  • Are ambitious and would like to develop your operational and commercial skills in a Pan-European organisation
  • Demonstrate interpersonal skills and communicate with others to build and maintain strong team and commercial relationships
  • Have an eye for detail with the ability to analyse data to build sound, commercial business plans
  • Enjoy working and actively contributing in a high performing team
  • Are excited by change with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment
  • Have a willingness to go on regular business travel
  • Have good knowledge of Microsoft office packages and are IT-literate 

This is a full-time position of 40 hours per week.  On offer is a competitive salary and a fantastic opportunity to join a vibrant company who pride themselves on their service.  If you are interested in this role and have the relevant skills, please apply by forwarding your CV.  

No Recruitment Agencies please 

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.,

By applying for this role, you give permission for Spider to submit your personal information contained within your CV or any other relevant information provided in order for the prospective employer to review your application for the specific role applied for. Spider Web Recruitment will not submit or use your personal information for any other purposes other than for searching for alternative employment.

 

Office Manager Manchester Competitive salary Office Manager - P&O Ferrymasters, a pan-European leader in tailor-made transport, logistics and supply chain solutions are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated Office Manager. Were looking for someone with excellent organisational skills who can join our team. As Office Manager, reporting to the General Manager Strategic Accounts you will be responsible for managing the day to day operations of our contract logistics and forwarding office in Manchester. At P&O Ferrymasters, are part of P&O Ferries owned by Dubai World and work across road, rail and sea through our Contract Logistics, Freight Management and Assets divisions. We operate from more than 21 strategic locations in 13 countries, where 500 colleagues are united by a passion for customer and service focus. Other key responsibilities will include: Respond to logistics tenders in a timely manner and develop a strategy that grows the forwarding activities of the office. Ensure service excellence is delivered to all customers Creating and then overseeing key performance measures and identifying trends that will lead to improvements in service and profitability Contract management and identifying ways to improve operations Attending and leading successful customer review meetings Building strong business relationships with all key internal stakeholders across the organisation Developing, maintaining and delivering profitability of the office Maximising the use of internal and external IT systems to drive efficiency within the team opera-tions Supporting and developing office staff under your responsibility Playing a key part in assisting the Company to meet and surpass its budget growth ambitions Skills and Attributes: Educated to degree level or equivalent (preferable but not essential) Experience in a management role and motivated by success and driven to reach targets Extensive knowledge of the UK, Ireland and continental freight forwarding market Are ambitious and would like to develop your operational and commercial skills in a Pan-European organisation Demonstrate interpersonal skills and communicate with others to build and maintain strong team and commercial relationships Have an eye for detail with the ability to analyse data to build sound, commercial business plans Enjoy working and actively contributing in a high performing team Are excited by change with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment Have a willingness to go on regular business travel Have good knowledge of Microsoft office packages and are IT-literate This is a full-time position of 40 hours per week. On offer is a competitive salary and a fantastic opportunity to join a vibrant company who pride themselves on their service. If you are interested in this role and have the relevant skills, please apply by forwarding your CV. No Recruitment Agencies please This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond., By applying for this role, you give permission for Spider to submit your personal information contained within your CV or any other relevant information provided in order for the prospective employer to review your application for the specific role applied for. Spider Web Recruitment will not submit or use your personal information for any other purposes other than for searching for alternative employment.10per year11000000000aUK_A_NORUKUnited Kingdom243GBP2019-08-29T00:00:0000010EuropeUnited KingdomNorth WestGreater ManchesterManchester3225788Spider and P & O11UKUnited Kingdom3225788_logo_small.jpg0122613634@jobs.jobmate.bizUKUnited KingdomUKUnited Kingdom8Full-time101-08-201929-08-201901-08-201929-08-201929-08-201901-08-201929-08-20192English3Fluent241915Office Manager102Admin, Secretarial, PA110Transport & Delivery128Shipping and Offshore132Management & Business139Customer Services354596470UKUnited Kingdomen-GB

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Job ad details
Published
01-08-2019
Expires
29-08-2019
Job ID
330067023
Jobtype
Full-time
Job sector
Admin, Secretarial, PA, Transport & Delivery, Shipping and Offshore, Management & Business, Customer Services
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