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Depot Quality Manager - Middleton (12 Month Maternity Contract)

Posted: 22 Jul 2020 Closes: 20 Sep 2020
Middleton, England, United Kingdom Competitive
Permanent & Full-time DPD_743999715824367

Area: Region 8
Department: Depot
Shift Pattern: 5 out of 7
Working Pattern: Days (Monday - Friday Only)
Company Description

DPD is the fastest growing express parcel delivery company in the UK, with a turnover over £1 billion. Voted the nation's favourite parcel carrier for the last 7years, we have a very clear strategy to support our enviable position. We will deliver the best service, use the best technologyandrecruit andretain the best people in the industry.

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a Depot Quality Manager on a 12 month maternity contractto join and strengthen our highly experienced management team, and help our people to achieve ever-greater heights by leading and inspiring from the front. Could this be you? This role will be based at our Middleton Depot (M24 1RU)

As a Depot Quality Manager you will be helping to drive quality and compliance within the depot across multiple areas to include, Transport, H&S, Environmental, HR, ODF, ISO and recruitment. You will also be responsible for coaching, mentoring and motivating office administrators and customer service advisors in delivering amazing service


What we're looking for
  • You will have a strong knowledge and understanding of quality, audits and compliance ideally gained within a transport setting. It would be advantageous if you were aware of CPC and O Licence requirements.
  • You will be a confident communicator with a passion to lead, motivate and manage high performing teams whilst influencing at all levels.
  • A person capable of decisive and effective decision-making, in a time pressured environment
  • Someone that really enjoys resolving problems and demonstrates high levels of resilience, self-motivation and flexibility.
  • You will be analytical, customer focused and highly organised

Additional Information

Job Specifics

You will have a comprehensive induction to DPD, this will include both a corporate induction followed by a thorough induction of our Network Operation.

Your working hours will be Monday - Friday. However as our Depots operate 365days a year there would be occasions where you will be required to work weekends as and when required.

A full UK driving license is essential.


Your package will include a competitive basic salary, and attractive bonus scheme, based on individual and company targets. As well as this you have access to some other fantastic optional benefits such as Cycle2Work Scheme, Dining Cards, Holiday trading and discounts and savings on 1000's of retailers.

There is a culture of recognition and reward within DPD with long-service awards, a special recognition programme for those individuals that go above and beyond, the DPD Personality of the Year and an award ceremony at our annual company conference attended by over 1,000 delegates.


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