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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   8 November 2018
  • Salary:   £30000 - £32000/annum
  • Location:   Liverpool
  • County:   Merseyside
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   208972977
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager, Distribution Manager, Transport Supervisor.

Job title: Transport Manager.
Location: Liverpool.
Salary: £30K - £32K DOE.
Contract: Permanent, full time.
Industry: Fresh Produce Distributor.

Acorn Recruitment is currently searching for an experienced Transport Manager to join our client based in Liverpool.

Main duties include:

- O licence holder for the depot.

- Achieve the transport objective and continuously improve the customer service offer.

- Oversee the daily running of the Transport Department, ensuring customer requirements are met and that systems are adhered to at all times.

- Liaise with the Warehouse / night-shift Manager to ensure the smooth running of distribution operations.

- Manage the driver workforce to ensure the efficient use of vehicles and other resources.

- Ensure efficient dispatch of vehicles and complete driver de-briefs.

- Maintain the vehicle fleet in good working order, whilst adhering to all current legislation.

- Ensure compliance with all Transport and Food Hygiene Regulations.

- Maximise the efficiency of the Transport Function.

- Report to and liaise closely with the Senior Management Team.

Essential criteria:

- International CPC qualification - previous experience of being an O licence holder.

- Previous experience working for a food distribution company.

- Strong customer service skills.

- Ability to be flexible with hours of work - early shifts are required.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment

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