Locating and delivering goods to precise and demanding delivery specifications.
Occupation: Express Delivery Manager, Level: 6, Programme duration: The apprenticeship will typically take a minimum of 36 months to complete.
Role: The advent and rapid growth of internet-generated sales have created demand for a new breed of logistics professional with the skills needed to locate and deliver goods to precise and demanding delivery specifications – the Express Delivery Manager. This Standard sets out the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed by these senior managers in the technology-led, fast-paced, 24/7 world of express sortation operations. These are not the traditional skills of warehouse management and vehicle fleet management, but the skills of data analysis, key performance indicator-based management, real time business planning, time-critical decision making and innovation in route planning. Typical job titles include, Hub Manager, Sortation Operations Manager, and Delivery Operations Manager.
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