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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   14 March 2019
  • Salary:   £30000 - £35000/annum
  • Location:   Sutton-In-Ashfield
  • County:   Nottinghamshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209678640
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager required. Our client is a leading transport and logistics firm. 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, based in Sutton-In-Ashfield.

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

* International CPC in road haulage

* 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 £30,000 - £35,000 (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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