Senior Transport Manager

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Potters Bar, Hertfordshire | Ref: BBBH32203

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

Senior Transport Manager

Potters Bar

£50,000 - £60,000 + Car + Benefits

Role Profile

Our client, who is the market leader within their specialism, is looking to recruit a Senior Transport Manager for their operation close to Potter Bar. Reporting into the General Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of an effective and consistent service within the transport department. This role will look not at only the day to day running of the operation, but the strategy of the business, and implementations to achieve their targets. 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 an FMCG 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.

You will have managed significant numbers of drivers in a time critical environment.

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 for this role.

Our Client

Our client is the market leader within their specialism.


£50,000 -£60,000 + Car + Benefits

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