Detalhe da Função
We are looking to recruit a Transport Manager on behalf of our client to manage transport resources at their Distribution Centres to allow the fleet to complete its deliveries on time, at the required quality standard and within budget.
Within the role you will direct supervisors, drivers and drivers' mates to ensure customers receive their orders, monitoring route plans and vehicle utilisation and taking appropriate action to improve efficiency when necessary. Monitoring and assessing the competence of supervisors and driving crews and their compliance with performance standards and legislation, you will ensure crews are debriefed daily and that proof of delivery data entry procedures are followed to permit prompt and accurate invoicing of customers.
You must also manage London specific regulatory issues including PCNs, LEZ and Congestion Charges whilst motivating, coaching and developing the team, taking responsibility for performance management, training, succession planning and recruitment. Establishing and maintaining a positive climate of industrial relations, managing absence, sickness and holidays and using disciplinary procedures where appropriate; you will analyse KPIs and utilise this information to manage performance, identify issues and recommend continuous improvements.
Candidates for this role must demonstrate a good level of education and hold a CPC; a degree or equivalent in a transport related field would be desirable but is not essential. You must hold significant supervisory or management experience in a KPI driven transport environment coupled with knowledge of digital tachographs and relevant legislation, ideally within an FMCG environment in a 24 hour operation.
Knowledge of fleet management and maintenance, London specific regulatory issues and SAP, Calidus and / or paragon would all be beneficial within the role but are not essential.
This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.Employment Type: Any
Work Hours: Not Specified
Salary Currency: British Pound . GBP
Salary Period: Annual
Salary (Additional): Salary £32,500 - £37,500