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Assistant Transport Manager (Multi-Modal Freight Forwarding)
To 35k + Benefits (Life Assurance, Pension & Healthcare)

We are delighted to assist our client, a leading Global Logistics Provider (specialising in multi-modal Freight Forwarding), who require an Assistant Transport Manager at their site in Middlesex (UB3), on a Monday to Friday, 9:00am 5.30pm basis.


To closely assist, support and liaise with the Transport Operations Manager in all aspects of Transport  including:


  • To closely assist, support and liaise with the Transport Manager in all aspects of Transport operations including;
  • Deputise in the absence of the Manager.
  • Assist in completing management reports, reviews, budget control accounts.
  • Develop and Negotiate agreements with 3rd party hauliers.
  • Identify areas for change or improvement in consultation with the Transport Manager
  • Maintain effective and regular communication channels with Senior and Departmental Managers across all UK sites and within the Transport Department.


The Ideal Candidate:


  • Previous managerial/ supervisory experience within a Transport department ideally gained in a Freight Forwarding Company
  • Knowledge of the Freight forwarding industry - air, sea and road freight in UK & Europe.
  • Ideally possess an International CPC qualification
  • An effective communicator and able to build good working relationships with other UK sites, Senior and Departmental Management,  customers and within the Transport Department.
  • Good network of customers and 3rd party Transport Suppliers
  • Confidence to develop new business from existing customers and new prospects in partnership with Sales Team to increase monthly revenue.
  • Previous experience of writing and reviewing Transport policies, procedures and processes including ISO guidelines.
  • Experience of Good Distribution Practices (GDP) and temperature control vehicles.
  • PC literate, AS400, Microsoft Windows Word, Excel and have working knowledge of Transport Management Systems such as Roadrunner


This is an exciting opportunity to join a Global Leader! Apply now for immediate consideration!

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