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Careers with us

With 32 sites across Engand, Wales and Scotland and over 2,000 employees, we offer a range of fulfilling jobs, unrivalled training, excellent pay, pension and a range of other benefits – plus you get to work with supportive colleagues who have a great team approach, whilst growing your career with one of the largest independent hauliers in the UK.

As our company continues to grow, so does the number of locations we operate in. Whilst we will have opportunities across the UK for apprentices through to LGV Drivers, our main depots are located in North Tawton, Cullompton, Bristol, Plymouth, Shepton Mallet and Minworth.

So, if you have the drive to be the best and want to be part of a flourishing and ambitious company, have a look through our vacancies to see where you could join our winning team.

If you have recently applied for a vacancy via our website and have not heard back from us, please contact our recruitment team.

Contact us: Freephone 0808 168 9048 or [email protected]

 

Lastest vacancies

Interim Business Project Manager - North Tawton

12.12.2017

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Closing Date - 08 January 2018

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12.12.2017

Interim Business Project Manager - North Tawton


At Gregory Distribution Ltd (GDL), as a result of continued growth, we have a vacancy for an Interim Business Project Manager based at our Head Office in North Tawton. This is an exciting opportunity to make your own within the GDL business. This position will be on an initial 12 month contract.

 

The position involves:

Developing the business case for projects by liaising with the business sponsor.

Assisting business sponsor in production of the project budget and tracking actual spend against budget.

Producing and obtaining sign off on project scope documents.

Agreeing project critical success factors with sponsor and other key stakeholders.

Recommending project team structures and obtaining agreement from the Project Sponsor and relevant Senior Management Team members to release the resource.

Leading the project team in process redefinition as necessary – with external assistance where appropriate.

Leading the project team – assigning project tasks, agreeing timelines and tracking progress.

Perform risk and issue management to minimise project risks and issues.

Resolution of resourcing issues where necessary to ensure the project is delivered.

Escalating issues where necessary to keep project on track.

Producing and communicating detailed project plans, revising & re-communicating plans as necessary.

Use techniques to manage changes in project scope, timescales and cost.

Tracking project savings to ensure benefits of project are realised.

Ensuring all project internal and external stakeholders are fully informed of project status and achievements.

Ensuring that all relevant Health and Safety and other relevant legislation is fully complied with at all times.

Any other project related activities that may be necessary to deliver the projects.

 

Essential Skills required:

Qualified to Degree level.

PRINCE 2 Certification.

Successful management of teams made up of direct reports as well as teams of non-reports.

Leadership of significant business change projects.

Delivery of software projects crossing multiple business functions.

Delivery of process improvement projects spanning multiple business functions/departments.

Liaison with and influencing of senior individuals within the GDL Group.

Reporting of project progress to the business and at Board level.

Ability to communicate at all levels to include strong influencing skills. The ability to develop a consensus among a group of senior individuals with different priorities.

Proven experience in customer relationship management.

Strong evidence of management skills and making key business decisions.

IT literate including MS Office. Strong analytic ability in review data and reports.

Advanced Microsoft Office knowledge including the use of Microsoft Office or other project planning tools.

Understanding of the cost elements of distribution and warehouse operations an advantage.

The ability to motivate the project team to ensure all projects are completed on schedule.

Ability to work unsupervised and prioritise workload of self and project team.

Transport operational and planning experience is advantageous but not essential.

Full UK Clean Driving Licence, Travelling across sites will be required.

 

Why Gregory Distribution?

Salary of between £38,000pa and £45,000pa Dependent on Experience.

Hours of work are 37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday - 8:30am until 17:00pm.

Excellent holiday allowance and company benefits

Pension and sickness scheme

Leading industry qualifications*

Childcare voucher scheme

Referral Scheme

Strong culture of team work

 

Who we are?

With 23 sites across England, Wales and Scotland and over 1,900 employees, we offer a range of fulfilling jobs, unrivalled training, excellent pay, pension and a range of other benefits – plus you get to work with supportive colleagues who have a great team approach, whilst growing your career with one of the largest independent hauliers in the UK.

As our company continues to grow, so does the number of locations we operate in. Whilst we will have opportunities across the UK for Apprentices through to LGV Drivers, our main depots are located in North Tawton, Cullompton, Bristol, Plymouth, Shepton Mallet and Minworth.

 

So if you have the drive to be the best and want to be a part of a flourishing and ambitious company, apply now for this vacancy.

 

Interested applicants should contact Liz McCreadie on 01884 836614 or email CV and covering letter to [email protected]

Closing Date - 08 January 2018


Apply now