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Senior Transport Manager

Employer
The People Co.
Location
Kent
Salary
£50,000 - £60,000
Closing date
8 Jan 2024

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Contract Type
Permanent
Function
Logistics
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

Our client based in Kent are recruiting for a dynamic and forward-thinking Senior Transport Manager to join their fantastic team on a permanent basis with excellent progression opportunities available. The client specialises within the FMCG industry so relevant experience is essential.

 

Job Purpose

 

To support the day-to-day running of the Transport department and support of supervisors to ensure compliance is met alongside the business requirements. Deputise in the absence of the Head of Transport.

 

Job Duties

  • Ensuring all relevant legal checks are done in a timely manner prior to any vehicle leaving the depot
  • Meeting delivery deadlines and liaising with customer services if there is any issues to sufficiently manage expectations
  • Manage and deliver briefings to the team to ensure they are kept updated of any company changes, policies or procedures
  • Liaise with other members of the business to ensure that the site is running smoothly
  • Monitoring of route reports to ensure costs are being kept down and working with wider teams to further ensure this
  • Set clear and appropriate targets and KPI’s to ensure that they are met with all teams and supported if there are issues
  • Liaising with HR to ensure that all right to work documentation is met along with any disciplinary procedures and sick/absence monitoring

 

 

Required Skills

 

  • Must be a CPC holder, international would be advantageous.
  • Previous site O Licence holder would be desirable
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Transport Manager
  • Competent with Microsoft packages
  • Experience with multi-drop
  • Proven ability to lead large teams and able to take challenges in your stride

 

 

Working Hours & Salary

 

  • £50,000 - £60,000 DOE
  • Days Monday to Friday with flexibility as required

 

Ref: 41305

 

To apply or for more information, please e-mail in strict confidence, with an updated CV, including salary details, quoting the above reference and for the attention of Emily McLeish to emily.mcleish@thepeopleco.com

Due to a high volume of responses, we cannot reply to each application individually. If you have not had a response within one week, we are sorry to say your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Company

CPA Recruitment rebrands as The People Co.

CPA Recruitment has rebranded as The People Co., putting people directly at the heart of its brand.

Established in 1987, The People Co. is an expert team of people consultants, focusing on permanent and interim roles in food and consumer goods. We build strong connections and trusted, long-term relationships with all our clients and candidates.

Spanning the UK, Europe and North America, the business works with start-ups through to established multinationals, from graduate and supervisory level to senior management and director-level.

The People Co.’s focus, structure, client base, People and locations remain the same as before.

people co

Our Story

Resourcing solutions. Sounds a bit impersonal, doesn't it? That's just not how we role; at The People Co., we're all about people!

Can we help our clients fill their job vacancies? Absolutely.

Can we help our job candidates find the right job? You bet we can.

We’re an expert team of people consultants, focusing on permanent and interim roles in food and consumer goods. We build strong connections and trusted, long-term relationships with all our clients and candidates.

From our offices in the UK and North America, we work locally and globally with clients from start-ups to established multinationals. And with candidates from graduate and supervisory level to senior management and director-level. All of this is underpinned by our 36 years’ heritage in providing a flexible, bespoke service.

Areas our People cover

From beginning to end, we cover roles across the whole food and consumer goods supply chain. Our team of People - dedicated sector specialists - really know their onions and many have experience of working in the industry themselves.

As well as covering mature areas of the market, we ensure we’re on top of emerging areas, so we can support clients as best we can.

 

Company info
Website
Telephone
020 8203 1000
Location
Eclipse House
20 Sandown Road
Watford
Watford
Hertfordshire
WD24 7AE
United Kingdom

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