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Operations Supervisor

Portsmouth, Hampshire
£30,000 to £33,000
Job Type
28 Dec 2022

We are recruiting for an Operations Supervisor for a freight forwarding business, to manage the day to day office and general warehouse operations for a very busy Portsmouth based site.

You'll come with experience working in a similar environment and have freight forwarding client experience, as you will be dealing with these types of clients.

You will have a large focus on Audits, therefore audit experience will be highly beneficial for you to be successful in this position.

If you have a CPC management licensed this will be highly beneficial too.

The day to day of the role will include:

  • Planning & organising transport office daily requirements
  • Supervising the customer support team in addition to supporting the transport planners and administration staff
  • You will also be responsible for producing the weekly transport plan and ensuring all compliance standards are met.


  • Checking that Drivers are compliant
  • Ensuring vehicles are inspected are all details are accurate and up to date
  • Conduct on site inductions and monitor the on-boarding process for drivers
  • Hold responsibility for all accident and incident investigation
  • Managing information from the vehicle systems


  • Management or supervisory experience
  • Transport Manager Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC) - advantageous
  • Excellent knowledge of Driver Regulations

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation. Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and ability to perform the duties of the job.

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  • Job Reference: 847997742-2
  • Date Posted: 28 December 2022
  • Recruiter: Wild Recruitment
    Wild Recruitment
  • Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £33,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: 26 days holiday (plus BHs)
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent