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Transport Manager

Job Title: Transport Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry, West Midlands
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
REF: BBBH10149
Contact Name: Dan Rowe
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Transport Manager
£40,000 - £45,000 + Car + Benefits

Role Profile
Our client, who is the market leader within their specialism, is looking to recruit a Transport Manager for their operation in Coventry. Reporting into the General Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of an effective and consistent service to a number of customers. Responsibilities include:

  • Planning and allocation of work using planning systems ensuring on time delivery.
  • 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.

With experience in a unionised working environment you must possess a thorough knowledge of H&S and have the ability to form strong professional relationships across all levels within the business.

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

£40,000 - £45,000 + Car + Benefits

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