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Transport & Logistics Manager, Food Manufacturing

  • Job added:   13 September 2018
  • Salary:   £23000 - £37000/annum £25,000 - £35,000
  • Location:   Hurst Green, East Sussex
  • County:   East Sussex
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   208613640
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport & Logistics Manager
Job ref: 61750 | £25,000 - £35,000 | South East

The company

This is a challenging and rewarding role working for an independent business which is focused on supplying only the highest quality products together with exceptional customer service. This is a fast-moving business, as second nature, you need to maintain very high standards. The role offers excellent opportunity for career progression to the right candidate.

The job

As Transport & Logistics Manager, you will manage all sales and distribution activities within the company and be responsible for ensuring customer satisfaction, quality of service, delivery, driver and vehicle management.
You will manage the team and organise staff rotas, ensure customer satisfaction and good client relationships, develop and maintain the customer database, perform maintenance checks on all vehicles, ensure all vehicles are kept within laws and safe to drive, manage delivery routes so they are profitable, ensure all staff are trained to highest levels plus follow up on new sales activities and assist salesman in sourcing and developing new business.

Your experience

You will possess a solid track record within transport/fleet management supplying to HORECA or schools together with excellent working knowledge of transport regulations. A background of working in an agricultural or farm environment is highly desirable. You will also be an experienced people manager, have excellent relationship building skills plus be IT literate including Microsoft Excel. A full UK driving licence is essential and customer service experience is desirable.

More details

The Transport & Logistics Manager job is based in the South East region and is paying £25,000 - £35,000 according to individual skills and previous experience.

How to apply

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b3 jobs is a professional, friendly and progressive food recruitment consultancy established in 2000 dedicated to the food manufacturing industry. We are a market leader for permanent jobs within food and drink manufacturing throughout the UK. All of our consultants have considerable experience in recruitment so you can be confident that they will have your best interests at heart when finding the perfect job for you.

We deal with food jobs covering product development / NPD, quality assurance / QA, technical, process, production, operations, planning, supply, sales, account management, engineering, microbiology, food technology, specifications, marketing, logistics, purchasing, hygiene and auditing. We cover all job levels including Assistants, Technologists, Technicians, Supervisors, Team Leaders, Managers and Directors.

Alternative Job titles

Transport & Logistics Manager | Transport Manager | Head of Transport | Road Transport Manager | Fleet Manager | Distribution Manager | Logistics Manager | Kent | South East UK

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