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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   6 September 2018
  • Salary:   £27000 - £30000/annum
  • Location:   AL2, Park Street, Hertfordshire
  • County:   Hertfordshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   208410514
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager

Working Hours: Monday - Friday 7:30am – 17:30pm

Location: St Albans

Salary: £27 – 30k

Benefits: Pension Scheme, 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company who is innovative, growing and a market leader within their sector.

Unico Recruitment is looking to help recruit a Transport Manager to manage the day to day coordination and reporting of the logistics department.


* Ensuring at all times that the vehicles are safe and meet all legal requirements

* Ensuring that all Transport Team members are aware and adhering to their duties and procedures

* Be in sole charge of directing all transportation activities

* Monitor all the department expenses and report back ways of improvement to the Logistics Manager

* Ensure that all functions of the department are under your supervision and operate in accordance with the company policies, including Health and Safety and the company Environmental Policy

* Manage, coach and develop a high performing team that meets the agreed objectives and delivers best practice

* Review and implement ways in which the department can add value to the business.

* Manage and update all FORS standards including updating related documents and reports

* Take the lead in resolving unforeseen problems that may arise and ensure that an appropriate resolution is reached.

* Update and provide tracking information to customers as well as internal parties

* Monitor and record all accidents, health and safety concerns and licensing issues.


* Experience within a similar role

* Experience in forward planning and working to deadlines in a busy environment

* Strong Communication skills

* Strict respect for deadlines

* Ability to adapt to change and new demands

* Committed and hardworking individual

Due to a very high number of applications we are unable to come back to every candidate with feedback. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Your CV will be registered with us and we will keep you updated with any other positions that may be of interest. However please keep checking our website as new roles will be updated daily, Unico Recruitment wishes you the best of luck in your job search.

Unico Recruitment Ltd operate as an independent recruitment agency with over 20 years of experience supporting clients and candidates nationally across the UK

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