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Transport Manager

Job Title: Transport Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Worcester
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-08-26
Reference: 589104147
Contact Name: Tamara-Jayne Stewart
Contact Email: tamara-jayne.stewart@pertemps.co.uk
Job Published: August 19, 2019 11:24

Job Description

We are recruiting for an experienced Transport Manager.
Our company are a leading transport and logistics company based in Worcester.

The right candidate must have proven Transport management experience.

Salary £30,000 - £35,000

Responsibilities & Duties to include:
• Manage all aspects of the Transport Department
• Manage all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repairs
• Organising and overseeing all health and safety checks and routine vehicle checks
• Ensure all drivers are compliant, provide training where necessary
• Maintain a strong awareness and understanding of all transport legislation and procedures to ensure compliance
• First point of contact for all transport queries
• Lead in the strategic development of the department and business as a whole
• Develop and maintain cost effective practices and supplier relationships
• Work closely with the other departments to maintain the fleet and reduce down time
• Ensure all non-conformities/accidents/claims are investigated fully and monitored
• Develop strong communication and people management skills
• Develop & document procedures & policies with the department
• Ensure compliance with H&S regulations throughout the business
• Be proactive in defining new systems or processes than enhance the productivity of the department and wider organisation
• Maintain deadlines on deliveries
• Create and maintain administration records
• Ability to manage a team

Accountabilities:
• Ensure consistent and efficient management of the Transport Department and fleet of vehicles
• Manage all aspects of vehicle maintenance and repairs
• Oversee driver assessments and licence checks
• Awareness of all transportation legislation & procedures to ensure company compliance
• Collaborate with all departments to ensure consistent management of the fleet
• Ensure all vehicles comply with relevant regulations and safety guidelines
• Strong communication and people management skills

The successful candidate MUST have:
• Prior experience as a transport manager – Essential
• Full UK driving licence
• Valid CPC

If you have the right experience and skills to fit this position, please send your CV to tamara-jayne.stewart@pertemps.co.uk or for further information please call 01905 24420.

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