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Transport Operations Manager

Job Title: Transport Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dagenham, Essex
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
REF: BBBH11327
Contact Name: Dan Bevan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Transport Operations Manager
Dagenham, Essex
£50,000 - £55,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
As the Transport Operations Manager you will be responsible for the distribution and delivery of product for this fast paced retail operation delivering to retailers in tight time slots. You will have responsibility for all elements of the transport function including compliance, managing the driving compliment / transport team, 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 retail service business who are growing.

£50,000 - £55,000 + Benefits.

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