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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   29 April 2019
  • Salary:   £35000 - £40000/annum
  • Location:   Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
  • County:   Buckinghamshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209933822
  • Company:   CV-Library
Position: Transport Manager
Location: Aylesbury (HP18)
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum + bonus
Hours: Monday - Friday (07:00 - 17:00)

The Opportunity

A leading environmental services organisation based in Buckinghamshire are seeking to recruit an outstanding and fully-qualified Transport Manager.

The successful Transport Manager must be experienced, enthusiastic and willing to hit the ground running - ideally with a HGV licence and a CPC.

As Transport Manager, you will be responsible for:

* Booking and arranging regular PMIs and MOTs, keeping both manual and digital records.

* Managing all HGV drivers and transport controllers - ensuring that all KPIs are met.

* Allocating vehicle routes to ensure maximum efficiency.

* Managing and recording maintenance, repairs and fuel costs as economically as possible.

* Provide on-going training and presentations to your team on a regular basis.

* Analysing the performance of each driver and using this information to ensure continual improvement of performance.

The Company

Our well-established client works to provide professional, reliable and affordable skip hire services throughout Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire and has been doing so for over 16 years.

Over the years they have built a fantastic reputation across the counties, and most of their client base comes from recommendations from previous customers. They work to the fast pace of the industry, offering a quick response to customers and offering same-day service, tailored to the needs of the customer.

They are looking for an enthusiastic Transport Manager who can maintain and deliver this exceptional level of service. The culture of going above and beyond extends to their staff, who enjoy a fantastic working environment, supportive colleagues and excellent benefits.

Requirements

* Transport Management Experience

* A HGV licence and CPC is preferable

* Experience of excelling in a similar industry, e.g. Waste, Environmental, Recycling

* Strong organisation skills with the ability to manage a team

* Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Thompson & Terry Ltd, trading as Thompson & Terry Recruitment are an Abingdon based recruitment agency specialising in the sourcing of Sales, Marketing and office administration candidates in Oxfordshire. No terminology used in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of race, religion, gender, age or sex.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to a high volume of applications, if you have not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately, your application has been unsuccessful at this time

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