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Distribution Manager

Menzies Distribution is a leading provider of marketing, logistics and delivery specialist, serving primary clients in the press, travel and tourism sectors. In our capacity as a newspaper and magazine wholesaler, we deliver 5 million newspapers and 2.1 million magazines every day; for our travel sector customers we deliver 7.5 million brochures each month. All of our operations are focused on our customers - from individual shop owners to major international brands.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a professional and highly experienced Distribution Manager within our Sheffield operation.

The position is at our Sheffield Operations which is a dual HS magazine packing hub branch with an associated newspaper packing spoke operation in Leeds. We serve circa 3,500 retail customers and clients situated in North Derbyshire, West and South Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire.

The role of the Distribution Manager is primarily assisting the Logistics manager and Distribution Centre Manager with the operational management of the Hub/Spoke sites as well as delivering our contractual obligations to our publishers, distributors and retail customers.

Key Requirements:

·Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

·Experience in professional interaction with external customers and senior management.

·Experience in dealing with managing and developing people.

·Energetic, hands on, and capable of operating at all levels.

·Extremely well organized.

·Resourceful when solving problems.

·A good team player with a positive outlook.

·Flexibility for working hours. 

Job added on 23-11-2014