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Transport Despatch Manager

  • My client is a leading manufacturer operating in the fast-growth aluminium building products market


  • Manage route planning and scheduling for 20 vehicles today, increasing to 40 over the next three years
  • Ensure all orders are picked in full, and investigate and rectify any picking errors
  • Ensure the right level of staffing so that resources are being used efficiently
  • Accountable for the logistics budget
  • Responsible for fleet records and compliance documentation
  • Line management of up to 20 employed and agency drivers
  • Management of third party hauliers for certain routes
  • Management of logistics KPIs


  • A logistics professional with experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Proficient in logistics management systems
  • Strong knowledge of effective logistics management
  • Proactive approach to problem-solving
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be able to coordinate a team whilst remaining operationally hands-on

Job Offer

  • Competitive Salary
Michael Page Logistics
JN -112020-1555655
Job Category
Job Type
£25000 to £30000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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