National Transport Manager

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Basingstoke, Hampshire | Ref: BBBH16116

£55000 - £60000 per annum + Car


£55,000 - £60,000 + Car + Benefits

Role Profile

A leading distribution customer of Cast UK's is looking to recruit an experienced National Transport Manager. Based predominantly out of the Basingstoke operation, the National Transport Manager will also be required to spend time managing 7 major sites all together. Others include Manchester, Mansfield, Tamworth, Charlton and Bristol, Cumbernauld and Basingstoke.

Reporting into the Network Development Manager, this role will manage all day to day Transport matters across the 7 locations with potential emphasis on cost, productivity and employee relations.

Other requirements of the National Transport Manager role include:

  • The National Transport Manager must have familiarity/expertise with the Road Traffic Act.
  • Experience of working in a regional or National transport position.
  • Experience of Managing a fleet profile including numbers and types of vehicles, mileage and running costs in line with business requirements.
  • Experience of Operating a multi drop business model
  • Operation of back haul operations experience
  • Excellent Project Management skills and ideally experience of implementing continuous improvement programs
  • The ability to search out errors, and provide solutions not problems
  • Good geographical knowledge.
  • Budget control management
  • Experience to ability to establish and maintain good client relationships

Skills & Experience

Candidates are sought who have previous experience of working within a regional or National working environment, whilst holding an International CPC for Transport Managers.

Our Client

Cast UK's client is a rapidly expanding distribution business with sites throughout the UK.


£55,000 - £60,000 + Car + Benefits

About Cast UK

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