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Transport Manager

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Hays Supply Chain and Logistics are pleased to be assisting a National Distribution business in the Bristol area with the recruitment of a Transport Manager. They are currently growing rapidly in the UK and are looking to grow their existing operation in the Bristol Depot.

Your new role

Working as a Transport Manager you will act as the most Senior Member on site and report directly to the Regional Operations Manager. You will oversee a fleet of 12 vehicles and a team of over 20 direct reports, developing the drivers' rota, conducting investigatory meetings and aiding through their annual appraisals. You'll be expected to manage their driving hours, assisted by their Tachograph's; you will also be expected to manage KPI performance along with all of the legal compliance for the vehicles and drivers. You will promote a positive working environment that increases driver retention and overall efficiency.

What you'll need to succeed

You will be a motivated and committed individual with prior experience working in a Transport environment. Knowledge of working time directives and tachographs will allow you to quickly meet compliance standards within the role. Ideally you will hold a CPC qualification to either a National or International standard, however this is not crucial to the success of your application as this company will cover the cost of your CPC training. You will have a strong and proactive work ethic with a positive approach to working within a team-based environment.

What you'll get in return

This role is being offered on a permanent basis with a salary of £28,000 - £30,000 and a competitive benefits package. CPC training is subsidised with this role allowing you to develop and expand your skillset. You will also benefit from joining a rapidly growing national business with a reputation for a great working environment.

What you need to do now

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£25000 to £35000 Per Annum
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Early Career (1 to 3 years)
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