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Transport Manager - Pallet Networks

  • Job added:   8 September 2020
  • Salary:   £30000 - £35000/annum Benefits
  • Location:   Dewsbury, West Yorkshire
  • County:   West Yorkshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   212410682
  • Company:   CV-Library
THE ROLE:

Reporting into the General Manager, the Transport Manager - Pallet Networks will be responsible for a fast-paced & highly dynamic Pallet transport operation.
Responsibility for circa 20 drivers, 20 vehicles + an office team of 6 (including Transport Co-Ordinators).
Managing a highly complicated & challenging Pallet transport operation.
Dealing with a wide-ranging closed-book client portfolio.
Tactical "hands-on" transport leadership.
Recruitment, on-boarding and driver retention.
You will be front-foot in helping to lead the operation - a big part of this role will be in spotting opportunities to grow revenue for the business.
Management of P&L of approx £1.4m costs, SLA's etc.
Compliance and Legislation adherence.

THE PERSON:

Transport Manager or Transport Supervisor with a Pallet Networks background.
Closed-Book Transport Management experience.
CPC National certification.
Overall management responsibility for at least 30 heads or more.
Front-foot & hands-on leadership style - this role is very much a hands-on & dynamic transport management role.
Able to liaise from shop-floor to Board level.
Keen to leave a lasting impact and legacy on the wider business.
Someone who wants to play an integral part in building/growing a strong operation.
Someone who wants to develop their career with a progressive business.

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