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Transport Manager

My client is in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector and is a market leading global brand.

Description

The Transport Manager in Swindon will be responsible for...

  • Responsible for a team of shift managers, team leaders, planners and drivers

  • Manage the operation in line with budgets

  • Proactively motivate drivers and other team members, to achieve planned targets and deadlines and resolve any issues on a daily basis

  • Ensure daily briefings and debriefs of driving team members

  • Ensure absences, sickness and holidays are covered with trained agency personnel

  • Carry out inductions to ensure staff are trained in Company procedures, policies and Health & Safety

  • Ensure any absence, conduct or performance issues are dealt with

  • Ensuring effective collation of statistical information for various transport reports

  • Responsible for ensuring that all vehicles meet with transport legislation, and all live defects are rectified and signed off

  • Management of tachograph records, purchasing and vehicle downloads

  • Ensuring the correct management of drivers' hours, working time directives and monitoring of reference period averages

  • Close liaison with other departments within the site

Profile

The Transport Manager in Swindon will have...

  • International and National CPC
  • Experience managing a large fleet of vehicles at 50+ drivers
  • Experience managing a management team
  • Budget and P&L management experience

Job Offer

The successful candidate will receive...

  • A salary of £55,000-£60,000 depending on experience
  • Pension Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Monday to Friday Day Shifts
  • Private Health Care
Advertiser
Michael Page Logistics
Reference
14046578/001
Job Category
Job Type
Town/City
Swindon
Salary
£55000 to £60000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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