Role details

Transport Operations Manager

Leicestershire   •   £35,000 - £45,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A Transport Operations Manager
  • For a leading 3PL business with opportunity to develop

About Our Client

Our client is a leading 3PL business that has operations all over the UK.

Job Description

As the Transport Operations Manager you will have the opportunity to grow a new site from scratch at a new shared user site based in Leicestershire. You will reporting into the regional manager who is responsible for several operations.

You will be responsible for fleet efficiency savings, trunking and trailer change for the rest of the network to begin with. You will also have the responsibility of managing a small Transport Operation to begin with. This is likely to consist of 10 vehicles and drivers in ambient pallet distribution.

Over the next 12 months you will have the opportunity to grow the operation to c. 50 vehicles and 80 trailers by winning new contracts. An essential part of the role is the ability to attract new work and then implement it as part of the shared user facility whilst maintaining a healthy profit and managing the P&L.

Working hours will typically by 08:00 - 17:30, Monday to Friday with flexibility required.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Transport Operations Manager vacancy will have the following skills and experiences:

  • CPC National & International
  • Managed a transport operation previously
  • Worked in 3PL Transport
  • Have experience of a palletised ambient operation
  • Ambitious, dynamic and able to grow with the operation
  • Ideally have worked in a customer facing commercial role before
  • Business development experience

What's on Offer

c. £35-£45k + benefits

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