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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   27 June 2018
  • Location :   Widnes, Borough of Halton
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   207392789
  • Company :   CV-Library
Launch Recruitment is working with a highly reputable, market leading company based in Widnes to recruit a Transport Manager / Supply Chain Manager to:

Managing c.35 employees/drivers to achieve daily collections and deliver KPI’s
Managing the raw material supply chain – co-ordinating supplies with customers and internal personnel
Recruitment, management and development of drivers
Planning efficient operation of the vehicle fleet, ensuring vehicle utilisation is maximised and service levels maintained
Maintaining driver records and driver’s hours in line with EU Road Haulage Legislation
Ensuring the efficient running of the Company’s collection services
Ensuring compliance with company procedures and statutory obligations for vehicle operations, health & safety and other legislation
Preparing vehicle KPI’s in line with Company requirements.
Managing site compliance and general administrative duties

The successful person:

Previous experience in managing transport/supply chain operations
Knowledge of the food waste recycling services
Transport operations qualifications (CPC National/International or equivalent)
Good knowledge of transport regulations
Good formal education.
Strong communication and leadership skills, an ability to balance conflicting demands
Ability to work under pressure in an ever-changing environment.
Good IT skills, including MS Word and Excel
Committed, reliable and flexible team player
Ability to prioritise workload to ensure tasks are completed in a timely manner
Full UK Driving License

This is a full time, permanent position, working 40 hours per week.

An excellent salary is on offer as well as great Company benefits

This is an excellent opportunity for a Transport Manager to join a fast-paced growing Company. If you believe you would be suitable for the role, please do not hesitate in sending your CV today.


Launch Recruitment Group are a recruitment business acting on behalf of our client
Due to the large amount of applicants, if you have not had a response within 7 days please assume that you have been unsuccessful however your details may be kept for further positions that become available

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