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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   25 July 2018
  • Salary :   £28000 - £35000/annum £28k - 35k per year
  • Location :   Letchworth, Hertfordshire
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   208312622
  • Company :   CV-Library
Hours: 07:00 - 16:00

You will be responsible for the loading and delivery of all the stock and ensuring that the clients contact with your team is the best in the industry. You will run your own budget.

This is a position of trust where accuracy and reliability really matters. Your ability to communicate and liaise within the organization is central to the task.
You will be expected to deal with all the challenges that arise from time to time in this fast-paced industry.

You will work side by side with the Warehouse Manager and closely with the Customer Service Team to deliver the targets for the Logistics Department. Your work place is a modern bespoke building. The job is far from routine; every day is different due to the nature of the growing business; it calls for a dynamic proactive individual who is skilled and experienced.

Your Day to Day role will include;

Directly in control of all delivery team KPI and recording them.

Managing fleet maintenance.

Maintaining the fleet records.

Supervising loading.

Overseeing vehicle routing.

Developing your team.

Appraising for your team.

Required knowledge, skills and competencies:

Good communication skills.

At least 1 years experience as a Transport Manager.

Evidence based analysis and planning of routing, loading, equipment usage etc.

Comprehensive knowledge of all regulatory requirements for 3.5t LGV fleet.

Able to write and deliver appraisals and other personnel management processes.

Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel & word.

Multi drop delivery experience in London.

Full clean license.

Understanding of the transport sector in London.

Desired knowledge, skills and competencies:

National CPC Fleet Management.

Had previous experience of FORS (Fleet operators recognition scheme).

This is a fantastic opportunity for you to join an award-winning company that specialises in supplying wine and other drinks to the UK on-trade. Our team is friendly, knowledgeable and very resourceful; they can solve almost any challenge presented to them by the customers. Other benefits include:

23 days holiday entitlement that increases with service to 26 days.

Managers development course.

CPC course if not already qualified

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