Assistant Transport Manager

Location
Peterborough
Salary
GBP25000 - GBP25000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted
19 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Ref
13856564/001
Contact
Josh Tennant
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As the Assistant Transport Manager you will be helping run and grow a small Transport Department in Peterborough, whilst managing and planning the routes of a small fleet.

Client Details

My client is a well established business within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain, who is looking to rapidly grow there Transport department as it looks to fully integrate within the pallet network.

Description

As the Assistant Transport Manager your responsibilities will include

  • Planning routes for a small fleet
  • Management of drivers
  • Development, implementation and control over H&S/Operating procedures
  • Liaison with customers and haulage clients
  • Source and manage external third party logistics suppliers
  • Manage the Transport Administrators
  • Develop and grow the department
  • Conduct Interviews
  • Manage the department when the Transport Manager is not on site

Profile

The successful candidate for this position must have

  • A current CPC
  • Prior experience in either a Planning/Coordinator/Operator/Management position
  • Proficient experience in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • A drive and hunger to take on the responsibility of a more senior position within a couple of years
  • A background in 3PL or Haulage, preferably both

Job Offer

The Position of Assistant Transport Manager offers

  • £25,000
  • Bonus and Benefits
  • A clear progression plan to become a Transport Manager
  • Progressive Salary increases as the Department grows