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Transport Team Manager

Job Title: Transport Team Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: North West England,
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Contact Name: Matthew Owen
Contact Email:
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

Transport Team Manager
North West
£30,000 - £32,000

Role Profile
Our client, who is a retail distributor, is looking to source an ambitious Transport Team Manager. You will have the responsibility of managing your team in order to ensure customer service levels are met, quality controls are in place and key business objectives are achieved. You will also provide leadership and development for your team. Other detailed duties include:

  • Train, develop and retain a competent and collaborative workforce.
  • Liaise with the drivers, encouraging clear, open and concise communication.
  • Driver management
  • Ensure service levels to customers are monitored and take action to improve service quality.
  • Maintain efficient, up to date and organised office systems.
  • Ensure full legal compliance with operating license, tachograph and drivers hours regulations.
  • Ensure all key performance indicators, operational and financial targets are achieved.

Skills & Experience
You will be an ambitious Transport professional and have a good understanding of FMCG distribution. You will have excellent people, communication, influencing, and numeracy skills. You will be comfortable using/managing modern route planning systems. Experience of KPI's, budget management, Transport Legislation and a CPC is highly desirable.

Client information
Our client is a market leading retail distributor.

£30,000 - £32,000 + Benefits

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