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Transport Manager

Location: PURFLEET, ESSEX, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 40,000-42,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 3 months ago Reference: X3-319436

The Role

Are you a passionate transport industry professional, who loves the practical side of your role and understands what it takes to keep operations running smoothly? Do you love what you do but feel it is time to make a change and take on a new challenge?

Reed Procurement &Supply Chain are looking for an experienced Transport Manager


Salary - £40-£42k PA plus bonus
Hours - 7am - 5pm Monday - Friday

The role

•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!


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