Role details

Transport General Manager

Daventry   •   £55,000 - £65,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Transport General Manager - Leading 3rd party Logistics provider
  • Multi site Transport operation - Strategic development

About Our Client

Our Client is a leading 3rd Party Logistics

Job Description

The role of Transport General manager will hold overall responsibility for a busy Transport environment overseeing the day to day operation, including the planning and strategic development.

With the following day to day responsibilities:
- Oversee and ensure that targets are met.
- To ensure the operation achieves targeted daily and weekly KPI's, through effective use of the Transport Management System.
- Ensure the operation operates all systems to the mutual benefit of the customers and the company.
- To ensure the department provides a quality first class service to the customers.
- To ensure the department operates within the legal constraints of the site operator's licence.
- Ensure the operation is fully compliant with legislation and company tachograph policy.
- Ensure the operation complies with the Road Traffic Act.
- Ensure department complies with health and safety legislation.
- To work flexibly across both warehouse and transport functions

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Transport General manager candidate will have a mix of personality, operations knowledge along with HR and H&S knowledge and experience, alongside a proven track record and excellent technical knowledge.

Experience in logistics Distribution and supply chain

Due to the nature of the operation, the position may involve occasional shift and weekend work. The candidate must be open to this.

Experience of Strategic transport development

A National CPC is essential

What's on Offer

Basic salary of £60,000 - £65,000, Car, Bonus and excellent benefits

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