Regional Distribution Manager - North West (Ref: 10385)

We are currently looking for a proactive Regional Distribution Manager, who will focus on the implementation and execution of our national road logistics strategy for our Readymix Concrete division in the North West. If you are looking for a dynamic role where you are able to showcase your strong leadership capability, as well as your adeptness working with people, this is a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate added value in a challenging environment.  

 

About the role


You will be reporting to the Area Manager within the North West region and working under the guidance of the National Logistics Manager to identify and deliver improvements to road logistics safety, customer service, operating cost and sustainable logistics efficiencies.

 

Key responsibilities include;

 

  • Work alongside National Logistics Manger and local teams to deliver optimised regional fleet profiles and capacity planning
  • Provision of approved road hauliers to deliver the regional road logistics plan
  • Regional road logistics service provision and performance
  • Challenging the business on cost and efficiency performance
  • Supporting the business to deliver efficiency plans
  • Ensuring consistency for haulier consequence management
  • Consistent application of haulier / driver rehabilitation
  • Consistent and professional haulier engagement and development
  • Custodian of Road Logistics vehicle and haulier standards in the region (RMX)
  • Work collaboratively with regional operation teams to identify synergy and efficiency opportunities
  • Deliver agreed National Road load logistics service, cost and efficiency targets
  • Support new, inexperienced franchisees through induction materials and FORS accreditation

 

What will you bring?

 

  • Previous Logistics Management experience in Construction (or related Industry), ideally at a regional level. 
  • Experience of working with Logistics Planning Systems (ERP and Order-taking Systems would also be an advantage). 
  • Proven experience of managing cost and service performance in a Logistics environment.
  • Expertise in building relationships across all levels, utilising a confident and pragmatic approach, with the ability to manage resistance.
  • Capacity to analyse data, compile reports and make improvement recommendations.   

 

What can we offer you?

 

  • Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognising the contribution you bring
  • Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

 

Why join Aggregate Industries?


While you help us become a leader in innovative and sustainable construction solutions, we promise to help you grow in a dynamic working environment that offers attractive working conditions and encourages personal and professional development 


About Aggregate Industries


We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3,700 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.


We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.


#BuildingProgress for people and the planet.

 



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About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3,700 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. A full range of products which will help you work sustainably, safely, professionally and profitably.

We’re also a proud member of Holcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 70,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets. #BuildingProgress for people and the planet.