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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   20 June 2018
  • Salary :   £40000 - £45000/annum
  • Location :   Southend-On-Sea
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   208018674
  • Company :   CV-Library
An excellent opportunity has arisen for an Transport Manager to work for our client on a Permanent Basis, this position will be based in Southend-on-Sea.

Transport Manager Position Duties

Managing 60 drivers

Oversee day to day duties of the drivers and drop offs

Planning efficient operation of the vehicle fleet, ensuring vehicle utilisation is maximised and service levels maintained.

Ensuring compliance with company procedures and statutory obligations for vehicle operations, health & safety and other legislation.

Recruitment, management and development of drivers.

Maintaining driver records and drivers hours

Manage transportation department

Resolve customer issues relating to transportation of their goods and products.

Maintain all files, transportation documents and reports in an organized manner

Investigate all accidents and conduct risk assessments to manage risk where it exists

Ensure that vehicles are maintained in line with Operator License requirements

Managing site compliance and general administrative duties.

Transport Manager Position Requirements

Transport operations qualifications (CPC National/International or equivalent)

Strong communication and leadership skills, an ability to balance conflicting demands

Ability to work under pressure in an ever changing environment

Good IT skills, including MS Word and Excel

Committed, reliable and flexible team player

Ability to prioritise workload to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner.

Enthusiastic and positive outlook

Full UK Driving License.

HGV/LGV Licence would be beneficial in case any vehicles need moving but not essential

If you feel that you meet the above criteria of this Transport Manager role then please apply now

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