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Recycling Transport Manager

I am currently recruiting for a Recycling Transport Manager for a leading UK recycling / haulage based business in Peterborough. With a large UK depot network, they currently hold market share within their sector.

Due to an internal promotion a role has arisen for a Transport professional to take on a challenging whilst rewarding operation in the Peterborough region.


The successful candidate for the Recycling Transport Manager role will be responsible for:

  • The safe operation of all Transport activities in Peterborough, ensuring compliance with H&S legislation & safe systems of work.
  • Managing a fleet of 50+ vehicles, 40+ Drivers, and a total management and admin team of c. 10 people.
  • Ensuring legal compliance to the Traffic Commissioners Operating Licenses.
  • Ensure sites conform and work with the Vehicle Operator Licensing Agency inspections.
  • Ensuring that the delivered service to the relevant transit points is provided and targets are achieved.
  • Ensure regular and effective communication methods / mechanisms are developed.


The successful candidate for the Recycling Transport Manager will have the following Skills & Experiences:

  • Previous experience in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
  • CPC National or International qualified
  • Managing teams in excess 5 direct reports and 40+ drivers
  • Have worked within the Recycling / Haulage / 3PL sector previously - advantageous
  • Demonstrate knowledge of multi site Transport operations, UK Distribution legislation and working best practices
  • Exposure to operating within a commercial environment sufficient to develop effective customer service and commercial understanding
  • Strategic Management Awareness
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of Health and Safety and associated regulations
  • Be commutable to Peterborough

Job Offer

This role offers:

  • Salary - £45,000 to £55,000 - DOE
  • Company Bonus
  • Holidays
  • Pension
  • Additional company benefits
Michael Page Logistics
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Job Type
£45000 to £55000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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