Transport Manager

Zoek Pin Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales

£40000 - £55000/annum + Benefits

Permanent (Full time)

Posted 13 days ago

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Our client is a major FMCG distributor in the UK. We are delighted to assist them in their search for a Transport Manager at their site in Monmouthshire.

Reporting into the General Manager and with one direct report / four in-directs, you will be responsible for the day to day running of the busy Transport operation, with a fleet size of c75 units and 85 Drivers, the site operates on a multi-drop basis.

Key Accountabilities as Transport Manager:

* The leadership and management of all aspects of the Depot Transport operation in order to ensure that deliveries are made On Time, In Full (OTIF)

* To control all department costs within agreed budgets, and / or flex accordingly based on volume, .D. hours or customer requirements

* To produce key performance indicators relating to the transport department as required by the Head of Operations.

* Proactively drive the transport department forward by strategically planning for the future utilising experience of the wider market and developments in transport technology.

* Influence the way the transport department operates and improve in areas such as fuel costs, maintenance spend, agency costs etc

* To ensure the transport department is compliant in its practices in line with the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency.

The Ideal Person for the Transport Manager role:

* Able to demonstrate significant transport experience within a multi-drop, FMCG environment

* Possess a CPC Qualification

* Have established management experience at a senior level

* Be able to demonstrate both strong leadership and people management skills

* Be able to work under pressure, multi tasking and prioritising work loads successfully.

Apply now for immediate consideration to join one of the UK’s major Distribution success stories.

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