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Transport Manager


  • £50000 - £55000 per annum
  • Hoddesdon
  • Posted: 05/06/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100306

Job Details

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.

The Company

A significant logistics solutions provider with Depots throughout the UK.

The Role

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

Responsibilities include:

• 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

The Person

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.

Location:

Based in Hoddesdon this role is commutable from:

St Albans

Hatfield

Welwyn Garden City

Stevenage

Harlow

Cheshunt

Watford

Enfield

Chelmsford

Braintree

Luton

Dunstable

As the leading Logistics, Supply Chain, Purchasing and Production recruitment specialist we provide a range of services tailored to deliver resourcing solutions to clients needs.

If you are interested please email or phone 01858 455 098.


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