Assistant Transport Manager

GBP27000.00 - GBP29000.00 per annum +
28 Sep 2017
28 Oct 2017
Tobias Hood
Specialist Area
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Transport Manager Role based in London- £28,000

Your new company
This company is a London based food company with a focus on healthy fresh food delivered around the city. Their main customer is offices where they supply healthy snacks for the staff on a regular subscription basis. This business have been in the market for over a decade and have an excellent client base throughout the city. This is an exciting time to be joining the team as the scope for both business and personal growth is broad.

Your new role
As the Assistant Transport Manager you will be responsible for overseeing the driver team of 33 and all of their activity on a daily basis. You will be managing the KPI's ensuring all are met whilst maintaining smooth on time deliveries and high levels of customer service.
You will report weekly updates of driver performance and overall delivery time frames to the transport manager. As well as liaising with the operations and quality teams to ensure the supply chain can meet order demands.

What you'll need to succeed
As an ideal candidate for this role you will have experience managing people and will have worked in a transport/dispatch environment in the past. Having experience with food and the legal standards these kinds of products would be beneficial as well.
You will be eager to come in to the site in the early mornings and get the team ready due to the shift pattern starting at 4:00. You must be a strong communicator and have the ability to act quickly and calmly in high pressure situations.

What you'll get in return
Salary circa £28,000.

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