client is a leading FMCG Distribution company, who require a Transport Manager
to join their senior management team at their site in Liverpool. As Transport Manager, you will manage a large
single drop operation with responsibility for a multi-million pound budget.
Responsibilities as Transport Manager:
the Transport Department, ensuring operational KPIs are hit / exceeded,
driving through continuous improvement
that all legal, safety and audit standards are fully met and exceeded to
ensure the compliance of the depot, in all transport related areas
and lead the transport team
all load plans/schedules are accurate
all defects at time of receipt and ensure all servicing of vehicles is
completed as scheduled
with all relevant legislation covering the fleet, ensuring all vehicles
are maintained in line with legal requirements (WTD / Driverís Hours)
- Ensure all
safety obligations are met providing a legal and safe working environment
for all employees that consistently exceed quality standards required
- Control costs in line
with budgets looking for cost reductions.
Requirements for the Transport Manager role:
- Experience within a busy
Transport department, demonstrating the ability to build, lead manage and
motivate a busy team
- Able to lead,
motivate, plan, prioritise and organise teams
- A good customer
service attitude and approach
- Results orientated,
willing to take ownership for setting and achieving high standards and
- Previous experience of
managing budgets or cost control
- Up to date knowledge
of health and safety regulations within a transport environment
- Strong communication
skills both written and verbal at all levels
- CPC Holder.
is an outstanding opportunity to join a remarkable FMCG company with a really
strong UK presence.
today for consideration.
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