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Transport Manager

Job Title: Transport Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basingstoke, Hampshire
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH10329
Contact Name: Kirk Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Transport Manager

Role Profile
Our client, who is the market leader within their specialism, is looking to recruit a Transport Manager for their operation in Basingstoke. Reporting into the General Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of an effective and consistent service to a number of customers. This is a role that will open up further opportunities to progress within a growing company. Responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing and improving productivity through effective provision of planning information
  • Managing department compliance on transport legislation including WTD, tachographs, H&S and quality standards
  • 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. Ideally you will have a strong background in multi-drop operations.

A National or International CPC is preferable but not essential.

Our Client
Our client is the market leader within their specialism.


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