Transport Manager required. Our client are a well-established packaging manufacture. Due to the continued success and profitable business wins our client requires an experienced Transport Manager to join a dynamic and growing team.
As the Transport Manager you will responsible and accountable for getting the correct quantities of products to their required location within the given time limit and as a result effectively organise and manage a team of drivers and vehicles.
Transport Manager Position Overview
* In charge of the day to day operations of the transport department.
* Efficiently managing a team of drivers and vehicles. (Maximising loads and reducing turnaround times)
* Responsible dispatching, routing, and tracking of delivery vehicles from both depots.
* The swift and effective movement of stock between two branches
* Ensuring company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures to do with tachograph etc. To ensure company compliance with ‘o’ license.
* Managing, monitoring and developing the transport team.
* Making sure that all transport fleet vehicles and other company vehicles, vans and company cars are properly maintained and serviced.
* Communicating with and managing work flow and customer expectations with the Sales manager and sales development team.
* Identifying operational issues, potential problems and opportunities.
Transport Manager Position Requirements
* Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Transport Operations role
* 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 £25,000 - £30,000 (Dependant on experience)
* Monday – Friday 08:00 – 17:30
* 30 days’ holiday, including bank
* Pension scheme & Parking on site
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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