Interim Transport Compliance Manager

Derby Temporary £40,000 - £50,000 per year
  • An excellent opportunity in Derby!
  • Progression routes to grow rapidly with the business...

About Our Client

Our client are a world leading engineer & distribution business with 17 sites in the UK who supply both trade, retail & industrial services. The company has recently grown to employ 132 HGV & LGV vehicles who serve a 24/7 transport network. With over 500 ad-hoc and specialist loads on a typical day to day basis - this is an extremely fast-paced transport operation and would suit those looking to grow and advance a career in the sector. Future growth is also planned for the site, thus resulting in high levels of opportunities moving into 2024 and onwards!

Job Description

As a Interim Transport Compliance Manager you will report into the Operations Director on a daily basis. You will be based in Derby and have the following areas of responsibility:

  • Maintain all relevant aspects of a safe, legal and compliant transport operation.
  • Ensure that all relevant statutory laws, Drivers Hours Rules & Regulations, Road Transport (Working Time) Regulations, Operators Licence and OCRS obligations, FORS requirements, and all Company policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Compile and circulate a daily fleet utilisation and availability report.
  • Manage all periodic and adhoc fleet repairs and maintenance, including defect rectification, breakdowns, VOR's and spare parts replenishment.
  • Consider the most cost effective and efficient solution to maintain a roadworthy fleet. * Control all temporary and permanent fleet amendments, including vehicle condition checks and registration to all relevant accounts and portals (i.e. TfL, Dart Charge, Mersey Gateway, Tyne Tunnel, Operator Licence and motor insurance etc.)
  • Investigate all driver and vehicle related accidents, incidents, claims and convictions and maintain an effective and efficient means of communication with our motor insurance provider.
  • Uphold the company Health & Safety system, ensuring that all documentation is current and clear, and that processes are adhered to.
  • Upkeep of all professional organisations and accreditation's

The Successful Applicant

The successful Interim Transport Compliance Manager will be commutable to Derby. and have the following background:

  • Ability to start almost immediately on a temporary contract.
  • 3+ years' experience in transport compliance and/or supervisor roles.
  • Experience managing transport compliance, for a mixed fleet of over 20+ vehicles.
  • Experienced in transport servicing, maintenance schedules.
  • Experience with FORS, VOSA, Operators Licence Awareness is advantageous
  • CPC qualification is essential.

What's on Offer

  • £40,000-£50,000
  • 6% matched pension
  • 8% bonus scheme
  • Private healthcare & share scheme
  • Discounted company staff card
Reece Clarke
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+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Job function
Transport Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
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