Transport Team Leader (nights)

  • Job Reference: 1182585300A0
  • Date Posted: 24 June 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
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  • Location: Greenford, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

Are you wanting to progress your career? Are you a Transport Team Leader looking for your next step? Whatever the reason, this maybe the role for you!


Here at GXO, we're looking for a Transport Team Leader to join us at our Greene King Food Service site in Greenford. This is a great opportunity for someone wanting to take a step into first line management. This role will offer development training and support to help aspiring managers in their journey within GXO.


You will be working any 5 nights from 7, between 20:00 - 04:00.


Pay, benefits and more:


We're looking to offer a salary of up to £29,120.00 per annum (plus 10% uplift for any hours worked between 19:00 and 06:00) and 33 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays) Your benefits package includes flexible dental insurance plans, a company sponsored pension scheme, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You'll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more! 


What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Manage, coach, and develop your team of Drivers to ensure optimum performance and efficiency
  • Ensure the effective Kick-Out, Transport Admin and De-briefing of all Drivers
  • Support the team to meet operational objectives such as service provision, productivity, and compliance KPIs
  • Be the focal point for all Drivers and Customer Service-related queries and to resolve all issues
  • Deliver and support ongoing continuous improvement projects


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced transport team, preferably with exposure to temperature-controlled deliveries, transport compliance and Working Time Directive (Desirable)
  • The ability to effectively communicate in both a written and verbal capacity whilst building relationships with customers. Computer literate, to include Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Due to the shift times, you will need to be able to drive or get to site as local transport is restrictive at these times
  • Ability to build relationships with customers, suppliers & other internal departments


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains.



GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are Disability Confident Committed as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.