Experienced Transport Manager required for an established and growing organisation who's head office is in Basildon Essex.
As Transport Manager you will be responsible for the safe management of the company's commercial vehicles and drivers in their daily duties in line with the requirements of the Road Traffic Act and must demonstrate a high level of client service skills to promote and endorse the company ethos on providing the customers with the best service.
Hours: 40 per week with a shift pattern that covers 07:30 to 17:30 Monday to Friday.
Liaise with clients, external hauliers and suppliers as well as internal departments.
Manage and support staff under your control
Manage the maintenance of the fleet
Ensure driver and vehicle records are up to date
Efficiently rout LGV and service vehicles
Maintain the companies hire fleet movement records and ensure they are up to date at all times.
Provide appropriate reports for the senior management team and prepare operational budges and monitor financial performance of the company's transport operations.
You will need: Strong communication skills, experience of managing a fleet of vehicles and drivers, hold an NCP card and a full driving licence for cars at least and possess good knowledge of the UK road network.
This is an exciting opportunity to take on the management of an already well run department with a current team of experienced personnel.
Salary is negotiable depending on your level of experience. The role also offers a pension and senior management profit share
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