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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   25 April 2019
  • Salary:   £35000/annum
  • Location:   Huntingdon
  • County:   Cambridgeshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209909772
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager



My client is looking for an experienced Transport Manager to manage a fleet of 50 vehicles. You will be required to hold the O Licence and therefore need your National CPC. Your role is to ensure the efficient operation of the distribution centre, to ensure that all costs, quality and performance targets are achieved.

The company distribute a variety of goods, including hazardous chemicals and therefore experience in this arena is essential. Main responsibilities listed below;

• Responsible for 50 vehicles.

• Multi drop and collection

• KPI Management

• Customer management, building relationships with suppliers and customers.

• CPC Holder

• Ensure that employee relations are managed in a positive manner and to build an effective team.

• Manage the team of Drivers and debrief each day. Manage drivers both face to face and remotely.

• Cost management and negotiate rates with suppliers

• IT Experience is essential, using planning softwares such as Paragon or other routing experience.

• Ensure all Health and Safety standards are met

Qualifications needed;

• National CPC

• Hazardous Goods movement.

We are ideally looking for someone with strong people management skills, a CPC and strong IT and systems experience. If this suits you, please apply!

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