Assistant Transport Manager

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Birmingham, West Midlands | Ref: BBBH20823

£30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits

Assistant Transport Manager


£30000 - £35000


Cast UK are curently representing one of our clients that is a major player in retail wholesale food logistics, who are looking to expand thier management team with an Assistant Transport Manager. Must be highly experienced in compliance and having Management CPC highly desireable.

Key Accountabilities:

Co-ordinating with suppliers and Stores, planning routines and scheduling delivery times.
Managing and leading a team of supervisors, admin staff and drivers.
Overseeing the planned maintenance of vehicles and equipment.
Motivating, organising and encouraging teamwork with the work force.
Ensuring productivity targets are met and or exceeded.
Manage staffing levels for operational requirements.
Forecasting cost controls, scheduling and planning.
Inspecting driver's hours and reports and tacho infringements and MPG.
Ensure DVSA standards are kept.
Operator license compliance.

Skills & Experience:

  • Good all round communicator with excellent written and oral skills;
  • Strong planning and organisational skills;
  • Strong people manager, who can lead and develop an effective team;
  • Give clear and strong direction;
  • Holds a current c+e license with Dcpc card and tachograph card;
  • Management Cpc preferred;

£30000 - £35000 + Excellent Benefits

About Cast UK
Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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