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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   30 May 2019
  • Salary:   £37500 - £42000/annum
  • Location:   Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
  • County:   West Midlands (County)
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   210127390
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager


Up to c£42,000 + company car/bonus

Reporting to the site General Manager, and leading a small transport team, you will manage all transport operations at busy distribution site. You’ll manage day to day transport requirements across own fleet management and sub-contracted operations. You’ll be responsible for delivering demanding P&L targets and will be accountable for maintaining and improving on operational KPIs.

About You:

You’ll have previous experience of successfully managing transport operations and will be a natural leader, able to inspire and motivate your team to deliver a fully compliant and best-in-class distribution operation. You’ll also need:

* CPC National/International qualification

* Exceptional management and leadership qualities in order to motivate, inspire and develop your teams

* Commercial skills and some previous experience of controlling finances within a transport operation

* Sound knowledge of legislation surrounding road transport operations

* Strong knowledge of H&S management and compliance

* Excellent problem solving, analytical and organizational skills.

* Ability to make decisions under pressure, and to a tight timescale.

* Flexible and adaptable approach to working in order to meet the requirements of the business, particularly at peak periods during the year.

* Ability to communicate well at all levels within the business.

* Very PC Literate - Word, Excel and Outlook, as well as experience of TMS systems.

The successful candidate will enjoy a positive and dynamic working environment, together with real opportunities to progress your career in this ambitious business.

MVP has been placing Supply Chain, Logistics and Distribution professionals for over 30 years. For more information on MVP, or to view our current portfolio of vacancies, please visit our website. Please note that it is our policy to add the details of all applicants to our database.

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