Transport Manager

Location
Peterborough
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum +
Posted
05 Mar 2018
Closes
21 Mar 2018
Ref
13886165/001
Contact
Matthew Simpson
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Transport Manager - Leading 3PL - FMCG Contract - Peterborough

Client Details

I am currently looking for an experienced Transport Manager for a permanent opportunity based in Peterborough.

This company have experienced huge growth over the last 2 year, which is now set to continue after winning 2 new large contracts for national clients. If you want to be part of a growing company that are making impressive strides within the Logistics world, this could be a great role for you.

Description

This role will require the successful candidate to start immediately and have the following responsibilities:

  • Report to the Operations Director
  • Be responsible for the companies overall Transport operation
  • Manage a fleet consisting of a varied fleet within bulk and multi-drop deliveries
  • Manage an operation budget of £2M
  • Be accountable and promote H&S within the operation
  • Accountable for the Transport teams KPI's and operation development
  • Manage the companies driver recruitment
  • Be commutable to Peterborough

Profile

The successful candidate for the Transport Manager role will have the following skills and experiences:

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • Be CPC National / International qualified - advantageous
  • Have 2+ years Transport Management experience
  • Have managed in excess of 30+ vehicles previously
  • Have worked within a customer facing environment previously
  • Be commercially aware in relation to Costs & Budgets
  • The ability to lead and motivate teams
  • Experienced with IT and TMS systems

Job Offer

This role offers:

  • Salary - £40,000 - £50,000
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Additional company benefits