Hermes Parcelnet

Asset Equipment Manager

Town/City Rugby
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(06/02/2018 11:52)
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Number of Positions
Up to £30k


The UK's largest home delivery courier network, Hermes will deliver more than 260 million parcels this year on behalf of the biggest names in retail and our network of over 14,500 hard working lifestyle Couriers make this happen providing a high quality doorstep service. We employ over 2,500 people; delivering parcels to over 190 countries.


We have grown in excess of 15% each year over the past 5 years with even bigger ambitions for the future - there has never been a more exciting time to join us!


How it feels to work for us:

Here at Hermes, we empower each individual with both the responsibility to make critical decisions and to explore new ideas to achieve the best performance.

The biggest thing we are proud of is that our people care. We want you to make a positive difference to our customer’s experience, because in every job at Hermes, you will and you can add value.


Our business utilises a wide range of assets and equipment across its network as key operational tools for processing parcel deliveries. The purpose of this role is to support Hermes continued expansion, to develop management and tracking systems, control stock levels and arrange measured procurement ahead of each peak trading cycle.


You'll have accountability for specific tasks such as:


  • Manage mechanisms for accurate stock monitoring across the Hermes network
  • Manage stock condition of assets across the network
  • Undertake audits of stock across sites in Hermes network
  • Provide regular periodic reports on asset stock levels
  • Ensure stock condition complies with statutory regulations and appropriate arrangements are in place to maintain good condition
  • Explore supplier opportunities for new products, alternative materials and improvements in design
  • Explore potential for use of technology to track and manage assets
  • Work with Hermes procurement team to explore cost saving opportunities and supplier savings
  • Build up solid understanding of Hermes operations in order to then recommend and implement operational process changes to ensure best use of operational assets, and to recommend alternative asset solutions

We offer you

  • Full training along with a supported induction process
  • Car
  • Bonus Potential
  • 26 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Hermes pension up to 5%
  • Life Assurance & Income Protection





Essential Skills for the role:


  • Full driving license required as role involves nationwide travel
  • Strong relationship and management skills with the ability to build and enhance new and existing contacts across the company
  • Good Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel spreadsheets using formulae and pivot tables, and use of Outlook, Word and Powerpoint
  • Experience in mapping out business processes and business process analysis would be a strong benefit
  • An ability to analyse and evaluate data alongside real world operations to give practical solutions


Hermes isn't just about parcels, it's about people and being part of a team. Building those key relationships internally and externally, delivering an excellent customer service experience. If you are self-motivated, thrive on daily challenges and enjoy working as part of a team, we want you to be part of Hermes!



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