Branch Manager


As the Branch Manager you will lead a diverse and talented team to ensure that they achieve financial, operational, administrative, commercial, and health & safety objectives. You will be responsible for creating an environment that operates to maximise profit, creates efficiency and meets customer requirements in a safe manner whilst always looking for continuous improvement.

We are looking for a passionate, ambitious individual who has the ability to build strong productive teams, has commercial focus and can work at a strategic level on complex freight forwarding solutions. You will be highly experienced in the management of freight forwarding operations and have a belief that customer expectations should always be exceeded.

This is a great opportunity for development in a region that is experiencing growth. Are you looking for a new challenge?

Skills & Experience:

  • Well-developed communication skills
  • Ability to build rapport and effective relationships
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong planning and time management skills
  • Ability to work under pressure in a deadline driven environment
  • Strong persuader who can drive our sales growth.
  • Experience in the freight transport and logistics industry

Duties & responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and coaching opportunities for the team
  • Grow new and existing branch sales
  • Manage financial performance of the branch (Profit and Loss)
  • Resource and asset management
  • Manage branch scoreboard KPI's - such as utilisation, claims/damages, Customer DIFOT, Safety, Customer Service
  • Deliver projects within their agreed scope
  • Ensure compliance with all H&S, and legislative requirements
  • Lead the Safety Obsessed culture throughout the branch.
  • Client relationship management - Resolve internal & external customer issues and put the customer first.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Apply now for this role or get more information by contacting Mandi. (07) 2620222

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