Transport Team Manager

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Coventry, West Midlands | Ref: BBBH24613

£33000.00 - £37000.00 per annum

Transport Team Manager
£33,000 - £37,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Cast UK are supporting our client, who is a leading business, in their recruitment of a Transport Team Manager role, based in Coventry. Reporting to the Transport Manager you will be responsible for a team of drivers as well as the day to day running of operations. You will work a rotating shift pattern on days on a Monday - Friday basis.

Key Responsibilities

  • To support the management of a fleet of drivers and transport support staff ensuring that they work within company guidelines.
  • To provide a store network with a first-class service
  • To ensure operational targets are met on a weekly and monthly basis. Through effective use of the customers Integrated Transport Management Systems
  • To brief / de-brief drivers at the start and end of every shift communicating planned requirements providing information on performance, company news and procedures.
  • Proactively encourage a positive and constructive relationship on site with the union and union representatives.
  • Increase communication with stores
  • Ensure department complies with Road Traffic Act
  • Ensure drivers comply with health and safety regulations
  • Proactively motivate the transport team by providing guidance and encouragement
  • Undertake such duties as may be reasonably required for the effective operation of the function and department

Skills & Experience

  • Experienced Transport professional
  • Background of working with blue-chip businesses
  • Working with large fleets.
  • CPC desirable
  • 3PL Experience advantageous

Client Information
My client is a leading logistics business, based in Coventry

£33,000 - £37,000+ Benefits

About Cast UK
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