Transport Manager

Essex, Southend-On-Sea
£35000 - £42000 per annum + £5,000 Bonus + Benefits
10 Sep 2018
08 Oct 2018
Amanda Jordan
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently working with a growing and well established manufacturing and logistics company that serves London and the South.

Due to ongoing growth, they are seeking an experienced Transport Manager who has knowledge of the distribution and logistics industry.

The successful candidate will manage over 50 drivers and vehicles, maximising the performance of the operation and safety of the branch logistics divisions. You must have a keen passion for achieving KPI's, Health and Safety Awareness, motivating the team, ensuring Company and legislative requirements are maintained and strive to achieve the company's Core Values.

Responsibilities will include:

* Logistics
* Responsible for management of drivers
* Provide support to Operational team and business alike
* Performing regular transport audits to ensure compliance and provide month end/quarterly reports.
* Build and maintain effective relationships with external customers and clients

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

Leadership and managerial experience - at least 3 years
Experience of advanced telematics and driver behaviour measurement
Experience with working to deadlines, budgets and KPI's
Standard / International CPC
Compliance with legislation and O licence procedures
Experienced in Logistics or Transport Management industry
Experience of working within a 3PL environment

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