- Full Time
Transport Supervisor required. Our client has been providing high quality warehousing and logistical services since the early 80’s. The company operates 24/7, 365 days a year across the UK and Europe and has built a reputation for reliability and first-class service. The key function of this role is promoting the growth and profitability of the department to include the effective planning and operating of part of our client’s own fleet of vehicles and trailers operating for several customers both Nationally and Internationally. This is a fast-paced general haulage environment and as such previous experience in this type of role is essential. The successful candidate will be supervising a small transport team within our clients busy traffic office. Previous experience in a senior planning or supervisor role is essential. Transport Supervisor - Position Overview To ensure the profitable, effective planning and organisation of vehicles / drivers through the day. Ensuring that the Despatching and briefing / debriefing of the drivers throughout the day is being carried out. Efficient control of costs and planning to ensure optimum resource utilisation. Working unsupervised, continually managing time and prioritising work to meet tight deadlines. Accurate, real time, customer communication Ensure drivers legislation is adhered to. Undertaking any other tasks/duties as may be reasonably required. Transport Supervisor - Position Requirements Proven experience in transport operations role Good knowledge of the road freight industry and prior experience in transport planning An understanding of compliance within the transport industry Ability to build positive working relations with customers, suppliers, and colleagues. Good financial awareness Must be IT literate (Including working knowledge of Microsoft Excel) The ability to working under pressure within a busy transport office. Excellent communication skills Transport Supervisor - Position Remuneration Salary &163;30,000 - &163;35,000 (Dependant on experience) Monday - Friday Circa 08:00 - 18:00 (needs to be flexible around business needs) 28 days holiday, including bank. Pension scheme Parking on site STREAMLINE SEARCH ARE ACTING AS A RECRUITMENT AGENCY IN RELATION TO THIS VACANCY.