Branch Manager

28 / 03 / 2024

  • Auckland
  • Permanent / Full Time
  • Transport / Transport / Logistics / Drivers


About the company:

A well-known and successful New Zealand business who specialise in logistics and transport services with a national presence. 

Due to an internal promotion, an opportunity has come up within the business for a Branch Manager to lead their Auckland team to be responsible for the branch operational performance and to provide exceptional leadership across the team.

The opportunity:

The business has multiple branches across New Zealand and you will lead their Auckland based branch which has a team of over 100 team members across various shifts. 

Some of your key responsibilities will be to: 
  • Leading your team and providing great leadership first and foremost. You will have 4 direct reports who will each lead their functions. 
  • Manage branch KPI’s and operational costs within the agreed budgets.
  • Responsible for branch performance of DIFOT.
  • Managing casual labour and contractors.
  • Support the sales and customer services teams to ensure new and existing business is looked after from an operational perspective.
  • Weekly and/or monthly performance reviews with key customers.
  • Overall responsibility for the branch Profit & Loss reporting.
  • Health & Safety and displaying exemplary leadership across the branch.
About you:
  • Industry experience within 3PL or Transport with ideally 5+ years experience.
  • Operations background and have led teams in a physical environment. 
  • Sales and/or customer services background on top of operations would be desirable. 
  • Commercial acumen having had exposure to managing or supporting with a P&L or other budget responsibilities. 
  • Strong communicator and leader of people with a mature outlook and approach. 
What’s in it for you?

This is a brilliant opportunity to work for a successful NZ business with opportunities for further growth across the company. This is a busy branch and the team are dealing with a high number of customer product and you will be relied upon to display effective leadership across the team. Your personality, leadership qualities, logistics and transport knowledge will give you the opportunity to lead a successful team, manage commercials and grow with the business into higher roles should you be successful in this position. 


On top of base salary will be a company vehicle, fuel and a bonus based on individual and company performance as well as other company benefits.  

For more information please contact Nick McConnochie on 021 197 9121 or 

  • Lead multiple teams across the branch
  • Grow your commercial skillset
  • Genuine growth pathways within the company

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