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Transport Manager

  • Job added:   8 January 2021
  • Salary:   £30000/annum (DOE)
  • Location:   Shrewsbury, Shropshire
  • County:   Shropshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   212984815
  • Company:   CV-Library
Transport Manager - Permanent - Shrewsbury

L & C Consulting are now recruiting with a successful, established company, for a new Transport Manager for their Shrewsbury based operation. This permanent post will suit a transport professional who is looking to work for an industry leader and wants to be in a challenging yet rewarding business.

Supervising a team of 15 drivers and small office team, this role requires a well organised, flexible transport management / supervisor with experience of working in an ever-changing delivery environment.

Duties will include (but not be limited to):

* Mange the fleet and driving teams

* H&S and O License compliance

* KPI reporting and efficiencies

* Manage vehicle maintenance and compliance

* Plan driver resource and support the route planner

* Manage driver hours, WTD etc

Based within a busy logistics environment working on a Monday – Friday, day shift, but with the need for flexibility / overtime as business needs dictate.

To be considered for this excellent opportunity in a growing business, you MUST have worked in a similar transport / logistics management role and have an excellent knowledge of the UK.

CPC qualification essential.

This is an extremely busy and demanding role and requires flexibility and commitment.

You will ideally have the ability to work under pressure, be extremely well organised, be adept at multi-tasking and have excellent communication skills.

The Shrewsbury site is commutable from Telford, Welshpool, Shifnal, Oswestry, Ludlow, Shrewsbury, Newport, Market Drayton etc

Alternative job titles could include Transport Manager, Transport Co-ordinator, Transport Supervisor, Logistics Manager, Logistics Co-ordinator, Fleet Manager, Delivery Manager, Route Planner, Route Planning Supervisor, Logistics Supervisor, Logistics and Warehousing Supervisor etc

L & C Consulting

Specialising in the recruitment of permanent and ‘temp to perm’ roles in the Shropshire area - you’ll find we provide a professional but friendly, efficient, system driven recruitment service - where we remember that people do matter. Offering a full recruitment service across a variety of sectors; we continuously strive to ensure we give an honest, reliable service.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within four working days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

With a wealth of specialist knowledge in the local, recruitment market, L & C Consulting are an employment agency working on behalf of our clients. L & C Consulting is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction

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