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Transport Planning Manager

  • £38000 - £40000 per annum
  • Warrington
  • Posted: 13/02/2019
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100589

Job Details

Transport Manager

BJD Group has been exclusively engaged to find a high calibre and ambitious Transport Manager. As Transport Manager you will be based at the Site in Warrington with a salary of up to £40,000 for the right candidate.

40 hours p/week. (with flexibility to work outside of core business hours when required)

The Company

A fast growing, market leading, delivery group .

The Role

As Transport Manager your responsibilities include:

• Responsible for the planning team

• Manage the end to end process of customer orders and volume forecasts.

• Responsible for the delivery schedule and the national transport fleet.

• Effective delivery of KPI's and budget targets.

• Team management.

• Maintain up-to-date knowledge and understanding of all developments in Transport legislation.

• Optimise fleet mix, driver shift patterns and transport work profiles

• Assist with integration of warehouse operations within the planning process

The Person

To apply for the position of Transport Manager, you must already have gained management experience within a transport operation. You will have a passion for customer service and an engaging management style. You must also possess:

• Experience in the use of DPS Logix or an equivalent transport scheduling tool

• Microsoft PC packages experience (this includes creating and maintaining spreadsheets)

• Be highly analytical and cost focussed

• Experience of planning a sizeable (multi-million £) operational, transport budget or working at a senior level within a team that has such responsibilities

• CPC holder (National Transport)

Package and Prospects

On offer is a salary of £40,000 + company benefits. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly successful and established business at key stage in their operational development.


Based in Warrington

BJD Group are the UK's leading management recruitment experts within the logistics and supply chain sector. Since 1991 we have worked with clients and candidates to provide a professional, trusted service from initial engagement to securing your next role and beyond. Please visit our website at for the latest logistics and supply chain vacancies.

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