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Transport Operations Manager

Job Title: Transport Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Salary: £55000 per annum + Car, Pension, Health Care
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH10430
Contact Name: Dan Bevan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

Transport Operations Manager
Circa £55,000 + Car + Benefits

Role Profile
As the Transport Operations Manager you will be responsible for the distribution and delivery of product for this 3PL operation delivering to major retailers in pre-specified time slots. You will have responsibility for all elements of the transport function including compliance, managing the driving compliment, managing budgets, strategic planning for the department and customer management. In addition to this you will have the operational knowhow and experience to be able to lead and develop the transport team.

Skills & Experience
To succeed in this role you will need a long standing career history of experience managing in transport operations, where you will have managed an entire transport operation with a transport team behind you. The successful candidate will ideally have all of the following:

  • Management experience within professional transport operations.
  • An up to date working knowledge of transport compliance / legislation.
  • Excellent people skills for driving / transport teams
  • Ability to communicate at all levels.
  • Able to manage a budget and financial spend.
  • Customer management and service skills.
  • Hold a Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC).

Client information
Our client is a market leading 3PL business with a main client account who is a household name.

Circa £55,000 + Car + Benefits.

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