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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   13 November 2018
  • Salary:   £28000 - £32000/annum
  • Location:   Grays
  • County:   Essex
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209002312
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager required. Our client is a well-established FMCG Distributor. Due to the on-going success and growth of the organisation our client requires an experienced Transport Manager to join a dynamic and growing team.

As the Transport Manager you will be responsible to oversee the day to day operations of delivery / exchange and collection operations. You will also plan and control the operations team as well as allocate vehicles efficiently.

Transport Manager Position Overview

* Plan and control the team operations ensuring the co-operation of all required activates.
* Allocate and control vehicles to meet the operational requirements
* Ensure the incoming workload is coordinated via the internal management system
* Ensure drivers maintain all standards set by the company and adhere to all road regulations.
* Dispatch drivers to delivery / collection / exchanges of skips and bins
* Assign routes and service tickets to appropriate drivers throughout the day
* Monitor driver activity to maximise driver time and productivity
* Liaise with operations manager on waste streams entering the yard
* Ensure the continuous training and development of operations staff and drivers.
* Undertake any other tasks requested by senior managers and directors that fall within the remit of the job

Transport Manager Position Requirements

* Previous Transport Manager experience
* HGV Class 1 and 2 Licence
* A proven track record of supervising a logistics operation successfully
* Ability to influence a team of drivers
* Commercially focused and results driven
* Knowledge of road transport and relevant environmental legislation
* Full UK Driving Licence

Transport Manager Position Remuneration

* Salary £28,000 - £32,000 (Dependant on experience)
* Pension Scheme
* Other company benefits to be discussed at interview stage

We, Bennett and Game Recruitment, a technical recruitment agency based in Chichester are acting as a Recruitment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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