Weekend Shift Manager - Inverness - ML300

Royal Mail Group

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Job reference number 102056


Weekend Shift Manager - Inverness - ML300

Full time


Inverness MC

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We’re looking for people who can coach, lead and motivate teams to perform at their very best. Our markets are changing fast, and we’re adapting to what the future will bring. If you’re an experienced manager who has the energy and resilience to drive positive change on a big scale, we would like to hear from you. 



About the role

Our Mail Centres are the hub of our network, receiving sent mail from pillar boxes and businesses for sorting and distribution. As a shift manager you will be reporting to the Plant Manager and be responsible for all operations across your shift, leading a team of 6 line managers and approx. 150 front line staff.


You’ll help drive performance at your site by:


•Leading the managerial and front line team to achieve financial, customer, people and performance scorecard targets for the shift •Ensuring Health & Safety compliance for the shift; and creating a working environment where front line managers take responsibility for safety and wellbeing •Ensuring robust workplan for the shift is in place •Undertaking trend analysis to identify improvement opportunities in specific work areas and teams •Proactive management of key interfaces with other Shift Managers, Collections, Delivery, Distribution managers and regional stakeholders •Supporting line managers with mentoring and one-to-one coaching


This is your opportunity to be at the very centre of our operation. Join Royal Mail to continue work on our excellent reputation for despatching letters and parcels.



Shift Pattern;


Mon: 11:30 – 21:00

Fri: 11:30 – 22:30

Sat: 09:00 – 19:30

Sun: 07:00 – 17:00

About you

You could be working in any sector – like manufacturing, retail, or FMCG – and keen to apply what you’ve learned to a new environment. You’ll be a quick thinker with a passion for improvement, and a talent for motivation and communication. And you’ll be ready to handle challenging situations and conversations with skill and tact. This rolewill be demanding and challenging but for the right kind of person, it offers huge opportunity for reward, growth and development.


About Us At Royal Mail we connect companies, customers and communities across the country, delivering a ‘one-price-goes-anywhere’, universal postal service to more than 30 million addresses. As a FTSE 100 Company, we are focused on being recognised as the best delivery company in the UK and across Europe.



We are an inclusive employer with equality, diversity and fairness at the heart of our values. We welcome applications from individuals from all different backgrounds and are committed to promoting fair participation and equality of opportunity for all of our job applicants.




For more information on Royal Mail Group and our Values please click on the link (http://www.royalmailgroup.com/our-people).

Closing Date: Sunday 24th February 2019. Please note, this advert may close early if the appropriate number of applications has been reached.


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