The BJD Group has been engaged to find an experienced, commercially focussed, Transport Manager for a logistics/transport provider. The position is based near Hoddesdon, with a salary of up to £50,000 - £55,000 + 10% bonus + benefits.
A significant logistics solutions provider with Depots throughout the UK.
As Transport Manager you will be responsible for all the Transport commercials and the effective and efficient running of a busy traffic office, whilst building rapport between internal departments, to ensure smooth running of the whole fleet. Leading a team of drivers and office staff in a fast paced and varied operation.
You will organise your team and fleet of vehicles to ensure performance levels are achieved and that the transport operation achieves targets within budget
• Ensure the transport operation runs safely and is compliant with all relevant regulations.
• Ensure the operation consistently meets the requirements of the business via management of Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
• Ensure the operations comply with all relevant transport legislation and runs safely.
• Contract ownership
• Ensure the fleet is running efficiently
• P&L responsibility
To apply for the position of Transport Manager, you must have already had senior management responsibility for running a busy transport operation, with again a key focus on commercials.
• Demonstrable knowledge of relevant transport legislation, including tachographs and Working Time Directive (WTD)
• Excellent people management and leadership skills
• National or International CPC
Package and Prospects
On offer is a salary of circa £50,000 - £55,000 (dependant on experience), bonus, and benefits
This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career with successful organisation within an ever changing environment where the impact of your work will be highly visible across the organisation.
Based in Hoddesdon this role is commutable from:
Welwyn Garden City
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If you are interested please email or phone 01858 455 098.