Transport Supervisor - Basingstoke

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Basingstoke, Hampshire | Ref: BBBH19389


Transport Supervisor



Role Profile

Cast UK are delighted to be recruiting a Transport Supervisor for one of our key customers based in Basingstoke. Reporting into the Transport Manager you will play a key role in the development of a new transport function and new driver team. Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Work in partnership with the Transport Manager and contribute to the planning, development and organisation of the operation
  • Liaise with the offsite vehicle maintenance team to ensure that all vehicles are kept legally compliant and regular maintenance is schedule accordingly
  • Ensure all drivers and vehicles conform to relevant health, safety and road traffic legislation
  • Ensure full optimisation and utilisation of all vehicle loading and route planning
  • Manage OTIF to ensure customer expectations are achieved
  • Carry out accident investigation to determine causes of accidents to improve safety procedures

Skills & Experience

Our client is looking to enlist the services of an experienced Transport Supervisor who can demonstrate a background of managing in multi drop operations utilising a mixed fleet of vehicles. Candidates must be well versed in the management of typical transport KPI's and adept at ensuring both drivers and vehicles are 100% compliant at all times. Experience of working within a fast paced transport function is essential. Strong communication skills are a pre-requisite as effective communication between the warehouse and transport departments and external partners and suppliers will determine the success of this operation.

Client information

Our client is a leading retail distribution business


About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit

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