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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   13 February 2020
  • Salary:   £37000 - £40000/annum 33 days holiday private medical
  • Location:   Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • County:   Buckinghamshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   211715406
  • Company:   CV-Library
Want to become a Key Manager of a niche distribution business?

Our client a leading kitchen equipment distributor based in Milton Keynes is looking for a self-sufficient, enthusiastic, and inspiring leader to head their successful transport team. Reporting to the Head of Logistics you will provide effective leadership, motivation, training and development for the team.

Salary and benefits:

If you’re looking for a new role with fantastic benefits, this opportunity ticks all the boxes:

* 33 days holiday per year

* Private medical insurance

* Staff Discount - After 6 months, you can buy white goods at the same price as the company does!

* Non-absence bonus – additional holiday days awarded

* Life assurance death in service scheme

* Salary from £37,000 to £40,000 according to skills and experience

You must:

* Have a proven track record in transport management

* Be able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

* Be able to act decisively on your own initiative

* Be driven to deliver performance and results

* Have the ability to develop and maintain good relationships at all levels

* Be people focused, able to lead and motivate others

* Be open minded able to embrace and influence change

* Have excellent oral and written communication skills

* Have planning and organising skills

* Have or plan to obtain a Transport Managers CPC

Your responsibilities:

* Lead, motivate and challenge your team to deliver consistently high results and productivity

* Plan the training of staff and monitor their performance and progress

* Coach, mentor and appraise your team

* Ensure all transport KPI targets are consistently achieved

* Achieve and maintain compliance standards ensuring completion of relevant audits and inspections

* Use driver and fleet resources efficiently to reduce cost

* Ensure workplace health and safety requirements are met

* Work in collaboration with peers and superiors to innovate, maximize efficiencies and best practice

If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and would like to apply please send us your CV to together with a covering note today

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