The client which I'm representing are a market leading wholesaler, distributor and retailer who specialise in providing high quality products, as well as an efficient service, to a number of businesses across the UK. They're now working on bringing in an experienced Transport professional, as they look to strengthen their management team, at the site in Halifax.
As the Transport Manager you will be responsible for the following:
Support the Group Fleet Manager with the Legal compliance regarding Tachograph and Vehicle maintenance across the fleet.
Delivery of routine KPI targets.
Ensure focus on customer service targets at all times.
Provide a high level of customer service to both internal and external customers providing prompt, accurate and appropriate information.
Ensure relevant policies and procedures are followed to enable compliance with all laws and regulations applicable to the aspects of responsibility under the control of this role.
Undertake ongoing reviews of Transport Department to ensure achievement of the company's pre-determined performance targets.
Regularly review all 'day-to-day' working practices and procedures within the Transport Department with a view to improving performance levels, efficiency and profitability.
To hold regular team briefings to keep everyone informed on performance and communicate important information and changes.
To hold review / appraisal meetings with team members as necessary.
Ensure that all team members understand and adhere to the company policies and procedures.
Ensure that all team members have the relevant skills and knowledge in order to carry out their duties.
The successful candidate for the Transport Manager role will ideally have the following key skills and qualities:
£30,000 - £33,000 + Bonus