Transport Manager

Greater Manchester
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum +
10 Aug 2017
09 Sep 2017
Nick Wadding
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity to progress within an evolving operation within a renowned UK food service business.

Client Details

Our client, a market leader deal with a vast range of customers and are constantly striving to improve the service they deliver.


  • Lead the performance of the transport operation in order to meet agreed budgets and KPI's.
  • Ensure that all Transport legal and compliance standards are at the highest of standards.
  • Demonstrate the expected behaviours and standards of a people leader to recruit, engage and develop the capability of our people and generate the right customer service culture for our business.
  • Ensure that good leadership practice and all processes are followed in order to ensure the health and safety of our employees and customers.
  • Embed the company values and vision
  • Supporting and working with the sales teams to provide the right service to customers and ensure the retention and growth of accounts
  • To represent the department and depot at customer and wider business meetings and forums
  • Energise and build the transport team through focusing on people improvement, the right selection, identifying talent and ensuring appropriate learning and developing activity is in place
  • To devise and improve departmental reporting and communications


  • MUST be a CPC National/International holder.
  • We are looking for someone with exceptional leadership skills with a track record of engaging with staff at all levels.
  • IT literate.
  • Operational management experience within multi-drop/multi-temperature distribution is essential.

Job Offer

Salary of £40,000 - £50,000 and other additional benefits.

Real opportunity of progression.