Experienced Transport Manager needed for an immediate start!
My client is located in Purfleet, Essex and requires a candidate with a passion for transport and understands what it takes to keep the operations running smoothly
Salary - £40-£42k PA plus bonus
Hours - 7am - 5pm Monday - Friday
- Manage 2 Shift Managers. Ensure that they are meeting their Priority Collection Success and Miss Time Response targets.
- Manage 70 Drivers & Mates. Taking responsibility for their performance, dealing with attendance issues and any disciplinary matters escalated by Shift Managers.
- Work with Service Delivery team to ensure excellent service to customers.
- Produce and analyse business reports; MPG and telematics on drivers driving, utilization by driver & route, weight per route, misses per driver, contamination reported.
What will you need?
- Minimum of 5 years direct line management experience of drivers in a fast-paced transport business
- Proven experience dealing with real time practical problems
- Ability to think on your feet and remain calm under pressure
- UK driving licence. C class an advantage.
- A love of transport!
Please click apply if you are interested in this role