OPERATIONS TRANSPORT MANAGER - BARKING

Our client who supply technical (Electrical and Mechanical) equipment to various industries are looking for an Operations Transport Manager to join their growing business.

Salary for this role is £40K

Benefits are- 25 Days holiday, Life assurance and more.

Typical hours are 7:00am - 4:00pm dependant on the needs of the clients, occasional weekends will be required.

Due to the industry sectors they work with, the right candidate needs to be flexible to the workload with a good attitude to perform their duties.

As a Transport Manager, you will have direct reports from Drivers, Transport Supervisor and Mechanics, as well as closely work and liaising with other departments such as Equipment warehouse Manager, account managers and Transport Supervisor.

Duties for this role will include:

  • Organising driver routes and planning next day's activity from the first to the last run, ensuring all deliveries and collections are on time and operationally and financially efficient
  • Organising transfers to ensure company equipment is being utilised across the whole of the business
  • Re-scheduling routes as and when required due to last minute changes
  • Ensure Transport team are tracking and documenting deliveries and collections, keeping Account Managers informed of any issues
  • Logging and managing driver hours to make sure the company is compliant with driver hours legislation and ensuring drivers are updating any changes in a timely manner
  • Ensuring drivers are up to date with CPC. Checking drivers license on a 6 month basis
  • Logging any accidents/ near misses
  • Ensuring drivers are completing driver/ vehicle checks and using Tachograph machines correctly organising training where necessary to accomplish this
  • Ongoing support and training for Transport Supervisor

Requirements:

  • CPC (fleet)
  • Experience in Transport Planning and route planning
  • Good geographical knowledge of London and surrounding areas
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Good Administration skills- efficient in Microsoft office

If you have the relevant experience and are interested in this role, please submit your CV, successful candidates will be contacted within a few days.

If you have any questions regarding this role, please call Laura Woollvin/ Lucy Jackson on 0208 594 9225.

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Job Overview

Date Posted:

Posted 2 weeks ago

Expiration Date:

06/03/2020

Location:

Barking

Job Type:

Permanent

Salary:

Up to £40000.00 per annum

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