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Assistant Transport Shift Manager

Job Title: Assistant Transport Shift Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £28000.00 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH10196
Contact Name: Chris Gradwell
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Assistant Transport Shift Manager

circa £28,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, a market leading 3PL food service business, is looking to appoint an Assistant Transport Shift Manager for their fast paced distribution operation based in Manchester. In this role you will have operational responsibility for the transport function, including WTD, VOSA and the transport compliance necessary for the business to ensure legal compliance at all times. This is a multi-drop operation, and you must have the operational know how and experience to be able to lead and develop the transport team.

Skills & Experience
To succeed in this role you will need previous Management/Supervisory experience in a transport operation, where you will have dealt with drivers and transport compliance. The successful candidate will ideally have all of the following:
Management experience in a fast moving transport role dealing with LGV, multi-drop fleet.
Up to date knowledge of transport compliance.
Excellent people skills for driving / transport teams.
Ability to communicate at all levels.
A CPC qualification would be highly advantageous, but is not essential.

Client information
Our client is a market leading 3PL food service business.

Circa £28,000 + Benefits.

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