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Interim Transport Manager

My client is in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector. They are a global market leading 3PL operation within the FMCG space.


The Interim Transport Manager in Avonmouth will be responsible for...

· Manage and coordinate the work activities within your team.

· To ensure all deliveries and collections meet the required contractual performance


· Take responsibility for health and safety and the co-ordination of associated activities.

· Ensure a customer focused approach whilst being responsive to customer

requirements. Create excellence in customer relationship management by improving

the service offered.

· Work closely with the management team keeping them informed of any

changes and initiatives taken on continuous improvement or cost changes.

· Assist with budget preparation with the XPO Logistics management team as required.

· To ensure absence and holiday cover is in place for the role and also assist in absentee

and holiday cover where required.

· To ensure good quality communication with the customer on a day to day basis and to

deliver any agreed actions required to keep the operation efficient.

· Discrepancy resolution and management of customer service issues ensuring customer

service levels meet or exceed the contractual agreement

· Ensure all subcontractors are managed in accordance to their contract requirements

and third party costs are kept to a minimum.

· Responsible for managing change positively and effectively by pro-actively managing

operational planning and changing customer requirements.

· To continually control cost ensuring the transport operation meets or exceeds budget targets


The Interim Transport Manager must have...

  • Experience managing a fleet in the FMCG sector
  • Experience managing a large fleet of Class 1 vehicles

Job Offer

The successful candidate will receive...

  • A salary of up to £45,000 depending on experience
  • Pension Scheme
  • 4 on 4 of shift patterns - 6am to 6pm
  • Minimum 3 month contract
  • Opportunity to go permanent
Michael Page Logistics
Job Category
Job Type
£40000 to £45000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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