Transport Manager

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Gravesend, Kent | Ref: BBBH14803

£35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits

Transport Manager
£35,000 - £38,000 Circa

Role Profile
Our client, who are a market leader within their specialism, is looking to recruit a Transport Manager for their operation close to Gravesend in Kent. Reporting into the Depot Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of an effective and consistent service. Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Managing department compliance on transport legislation including WTD, tachographs, H&S and quality standards
  • Planning and allocation of work using planning systems ensuring on time delivery.
  • Reviewing and improving productivity through effective provision of planning information
  • Cost effective utilisation of vehicles and management of vehicle maintenance
  • Actively drive UK Lean standards and processes
  • Development of transport team/operation
  • Incident and accident investigation

Skills and Experiences
To be successful in your application it is essential that you have experience within a distribution background. With a proven track record of continuous process improvements across a transport operation you will have the ability to drive change and deliver challenging productivity targets, while providing best in class customer service.
A strong knowledge of transport compliance is necessary for this role; as well is to have the ability to form strong professional relationships across all levels within the business.
A National or International CPC is also required to be considered.

Our Client
Our client are a market leader in their specialism

£35,000 -£38,000 Circa

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