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Transport Manager

01.07.21

Do you have experience of managing fleets within a multi-site logistics operation? Do you want to join a company who are constantly winning new contracts...? Are you an experienced Transport Manager who can hit the ground running and take the lead without hand holding? If so, this could be the role for you! Our company has gone from strength to strength winning new contracts in the waste industry.

Keys aspects of the role include: Strong customer facing skills in order to build and grow relationship with new customers. Effective driver management. Strong people management skills. Commercially minded individual is essential as the achievement of targeted cost savings is vital. Essential skills / experience required: Previous experience of managing fleets and driver bases in multi-site logistics operations is essential.

This is a full time and permanent opportunity to join an exciting and forward-thinking company. With your knowledge and experience, you will add great value and contribute, bringing fresh ideas to the team.

This role is offering £35k per annum, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, laptop and company mobile.

The working hours are Monday to Friday 06.30 – 15.30 and 08.00 – 17.00 with occasional out of hours call required.

Job Role

  • You will be responsible for ensuring transport resources run effectively and efficiently, operating with various types of vehicles and trailers.
  • The planning and routing of trucks to meet overall haulage requirements.
  • Vehicle compliance of 19 HGV vehicles, 5 trailers and 18 drivers throughout the company.
  • Leading the transport and customer service team to provide high levels of service to our customers.
  • Ensure all Health and safety obligations are met.

Person Specification

  • The successful candidate should be highly driven, self-motivated, well organised and pro-active
  • Transport Manager CPC and valid driving license essential.
  • Knowledge of transport law including EU driver hour’s regulations, driver working time hours, digital tachographs and navigation.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Organisational and planning skills
  • IT skills particularly in MS Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • A strong and approachable manager
  • Knowledge of mapping/ telematics systems for tracking of vehicles.

To apply, please email your CV and a cover letter to Anne.White@jbrecycling.co.uk. We respectfully ask that no agencies contact us in relation to this role.

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