Transport Manager

Birmingham Permanent £45,000 - £50,000
  • Managing a busy regional multi-drop transport operation covering the Midlands
  • Taking strategic management responsibility for a large transport operation

About Our Client

A leading international logistics service business

Job Description

  • Ensure vehicle and driver compliance with O licence, site, and other legal requirements.
  • Undertake and implement risk assessments while overseeing analysis of best practice and updating processes as necessary
  • Investigate and correct driver actions via usage of systems to minimise potential losses and mistakes impacting the operation
  • Control the development of personnel using business methodology with regular direct feedback
  • Control departmental budgets alongside the General Manager
  • Control profitability by driving route optimisation and cost reduction procedures
  • Prepare relevant commission payments for the driver population
  • Develop positive relationships with internal stakeholders and service customers
  • Take ownership of pushing customer service levels amongst the driver population

The Successful Applicant

  • Will have strong people engagement skills and be able to motivate/develop a large team
  • Strong attention to detail with a focus on best in class compliance
  • Experience in financial reporting/budget management within a logistics environment
  • CPC (national or international)
  • Will have demonstrated ability to find cos savings within a logistics operation
  • Customer management experience is an advantage

What's on Offer

A salary of between £45,000 and £50,000 alongside the opportunity to work for a growing international business

Daniel Anderson
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+44 121 230 9465

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Daniel Anderson
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