Launch Recruitment is working with a highly reputable Company based in Exeter to recruit a Transport Manager whose duties will include:
To manage the transport operations for the Exeter site including associated outreach drivers as directed to achieve and deliver KPI’s.
To analyse the supply chain with a focus on continuous improvement
To manage the collections of Raw Materials and despatch of finished goods and assist other transport areas within the business as required
To be compliant with To be responsible for the recruitment, management and development of drivers, transport office and garage personnel
To plan an efficient operation of the vehicle fleet, ensuring that vehicle utilization is maximised, and service levels are maintained
To ensure that the driving team operates in the correct manner, ensuring individuals are SAFED trained and comply with the transport Fleet board standards
Liaise and communicate with customers, ensuring that any queries are dealt with efficiently and effectively
Maintain driver records and drivers’ hours in line with EU Road Haulage legislation
Ensure the Exeter garage is compliant with all H&S and legislative maintenance requirements in conjunction with the garage supervisor
Conduct compliance audits on allocated sites to the standards required by the GLM and GHSM
Provide assistance and support to the audited sites to ensure compliance as directed by the GLM and GHSM
Ensure the company standards with regards to vehicle and trailer cleanliness are met at all times
The Successful person:
Experience of working within a multi-site organisation
Strong H&S awareness with an IOSH qualification
Ability to demonstrate excellent compliance knowledge
Personnel management, knowledge of EU road regs and WTR's
An approachable and effective People Manager
A team player who is also able to work on own initiative
Fully converse in all Microsoft solutions to a professional standard
Innovative approach, forward thinking, able to generate new opportunities for improvement
Highly focused on cost and budgetary controls
Hold a full UK Driving Licence and willingness to travel as and when required
This is a full-time permanent role working 40 hours a week.
There is an excellent salary on offer which will be discussed at interview.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Transport Manager to join a fast-paced growing Company. If you believe you would be suitable for the role, please do not hesitate in sending your CV today.
Launch Recruitment Group are a recruitment business acting on behalf of our client
Due to the large amount of applicants, if you have not had a response within 7 days please assume that you have been unsuccessful however your details may be kept for further positions that become available
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