Transport Manager

Dartford, Kent
£40,000- £45,000 dependent on experience
05 Dec 2018
02 Jan 2019
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Compagnie Fruitiere UK Ltd is a leading banana ripening and service provision supplier in the UK market with two ripening facilities strategically placed in the north and south of the country. The Compagnie Fruitiere Group are committed to a strong and consistent CSR policy with over 18,000 employees, producing over 460,000 tonnes of fruit and vegetables, distributing over 673,000 tonnes of bananas and selling to over 45 countries globally.

We are currently recruiting for a Transport Manager to be based in Dartford, working a 40 hour week, Monday- Friday.

The key duties of the role will include:

Planning the daily running of the transport operation

Communicating to customers any issues and offer alternatives/ solutions to the problems

Leading the transport team, ensuring that it meets all operational KPI and customer service targets

Monitoring vehicle running costs, ensuring compliance to all contractual agreements, preparation and management of driver rotas, ensuring all vehicles are road worthy at all times

Essential criteria:

An extensive knowledge of LGV fleets and distribution

Hold a current CPC qualification

Excellent working knowledge of transport legislation (both vehicle and driver)

Strong leadership skills

Salary: £40,000- £45,000 dependant on experience

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