Role details

Transport Manager

Basingstoke   •   £32,000 - £35,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • New opportunity working within one of the company's busiest depots
  • Basingstoke based role

About Our Client

Our client are a national distribution business, with the Transport Manager role being based in their Basingstoke depot.

Job Description

The Transport Manager will be responsible for the following:

- Manage the daily delivery logistics ensuring all deliveries are made within the delivery time frame

- Help with the interviewing and screening of new driver candidates

- Liaise with the Customer Service team on any delivery issue Trouble Tickets raised by clients

- Monitor route capacity on a regular basis, and originate new routes when capacity limitations are reached

- Help optimise the daily route management of all routes on our System to ensure delivery routes are carried out in the most efficient way

- Responsible for the continuous improvement of the depot in terms of transport operations.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Transport Manager will have the following experience:

- Must have previous experience managing a transport operation.

- CPC is ideal, not essential.

- Commercially focused and able to deliver excellent service to the customer via the driver team

- A keen attention to detail and a willingness to strive for excellence is essential

- An excellent ability to prioritise workloads and to work to deadlines without supervision is critical

- Health and Safety driven to create a safe and environmentally aware culture amongst the drivers

- Is IT proficient with email, internet, Excel, Word, and has experience of route management/tracking systems

What's on Offer

A competitive package.

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