Job Title

Transport Manager

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  • Salary: £45000 per year
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  • Job ID: 04409
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Job Description

Winner Recruitment are currently looking for a self-motivated, organised, and competent Transport Manager to join a confectionary company based in Birmingham.

The duties of the Transport Manager will include:

  • Overseeing between vehicles
  • Managing the compliance daily
  • Vehicle track and trace, also damage and accident and personal injury reporting and management
  • Annual assessments
  • License compliance
  • Weekly budget, target performances and reporting
  • Directly route planning
  • Supervising and managing driver workloads
  • Ensure drivers have the correct paperwork and equipment to carry out their role
  • Liaise with drivers and manage WTD / DTD
  • Conducting driver briefs & de-briefs
  • Ensure drivers have the correct paperwork and equipment to carry out their role
  • Coordination of breakdown, recovery
  • Ensure all aspects of H&S are adhered to
  • All driver’s tachograph infringements to be explained and signed off
  • All defects are dealt with correctly
  • Investigate any vehicle damage and take any action required
  • Ensure all vehicles are in a clean and tidy condition through regular audits
  • Work with the relevant third parties to set up hubs reducing costs and lead times.
  • Champion all professional practices and behaviours, and ensures all staff are trained effectively.
  • Coach and mentors team members and support the creation of a coaching culture.
  • Monitor and control variable costs to ensure profit targets are met

The ideal Transport Manager will have:

  • CPC Holder
  • Min 3 years based in transport (Driving / Management)
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Working to time sensitive deadlines

The salary for the role is circa £45,000.

Hours of work are Monday – Friday 8.30am – 5.30pm