Logistics Manager

  • Job ref: 075/01680
  • Type: Full Time, Permanent
  • Location: Edinburgh
  • Salary: £28,000 - £30,000 per year
  • Recruiting office: Edinburgh City
  • Date posted: 21 November 2023

Job details

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Edinburgh
  • Job Ref: 075/01680
  • Salary: 28000.00 - £30000.00 per year

Driver Hire Edinburgh City are currently recruiting for a Driver / Operations manager for a small local Edinburgh Business on a permanent basis

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company which specialises in the production of ice

Key Responsibilities include:

  • 0800 starts Monday – Friday until finish
  • Delivering to City centre clients in Edinburgh,  Birmingham, Leeds, Manchester and surrounding area as well as all over Scotland.
  • Day-to-day planning of multi-drop Deliveries for your own and other drivers routes .
  • Daily brief and de-briefs with other members of staff.
  • Picking and packing of boxes and orders for the deliveries and drivers
  • Liaising with the production unit on what is needed for the week and making sure stock is plentiful and everything is available for picking and packing
  • Light production duties such bagging up ice from the machines and making espresso for our espresso products
  • Keeping on top of stock levels to ensure nothing is low and ready for the weekend team.
  • Providing professional customer service
  • Ensuring that the yard is kept tidy and is working efficiently

You must:

  • Hold a category B licence
  • Have good geographical knowledge of Edinburgh and surrounding areas
  • Have previous experience in Transport planning
  • Have experience with Multi – Drop Deliveries and working to a tight timescale
  • No more than 6 points on your licence (DD, DR, or IN endorsements are not accepted due to insurance stipulations)


  • £28000-£30000 d.o.e
  • Bonuses are available depending on performance

The successful candidate will demonstrate a clear understanding of the priorities of organising and running logistics, a keen eye for detail and accuracy, the ability to learn quickly, professional confidence and clear communication skills. The client is keen to grow and need someone to take the reigns and oversee the driving and logistics of the business.

To apply,

Please contact Clifford on 0131 624 7711 or send your CV to edinburghcity@driverhire.co.uk




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Our Edinburgh City office is in the west of the city, near the Gyle Shopping Centre. With easy access from the M8 and A71, and the City Bypass from Calder or Hermiston Gait, it is also on main bus, train and tram routes. Just head for the South Gyle Industrial Estate. The city's thriving healthcare, renewable energy, recycling, and food and drink industries rely heavily on the transportation of goods to sustain their operations. We’re part of a nationwide network of over 100 branches, offering recruitment and training services to the transport and logistics sector for over 40 years.

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