Role details

General Manager - Transport

South West England   •   £60,000 - £70,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • General Manager (Transport) - South West
  • Major 3PL Business

About Our Client

A leading privately owned Transport and Logistics business with one of the most recognisable brands in the UK Logistics industry. The business has a blue chip customer base and a strong reputation as a leading employer of choice.

Job Description

In this exciting role, the successful candidate will manage multiple shared-user transport operations across a number of locations in the South West. This will involve managing the operations to ensure excellent customer service whilst ensuring good levels of profitability. Other key responsibilities include:

  • Reviewing resources to ensure they are being utilised at the optimum level.
  • Assessing the commerciality of Transport routes and operations.
  • Developing and retaining a Transport management team.
  • Putting together commercial agreements with customers and building good customer relationships.
  • Creating a strong culture of employee engagement, communication and Health and Safety.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will have strong shared user Transport experience and the capability to progress further in the organisation. Other key aspects of the successful candidate will include:

  • Excellent Transport knowledge, both operationally and commercially.
  • Strong influencing skills both internally and externally.
  • Excellent people engagement skills
  • An innovative approach to transport operations.
  • A home location within the South West

What's on Offer

£60,000 - £70,000 Company Car/ Pension/ PHC/ 25 day+ BH

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