Transport Manager

Transport Manager
England, East Sussex, Brighton
Full Time
£35,000 to £40,000 per annum

Job Profile for Transport Manager - JC67244

My client is global company which has grown and adapted with the industry into an independent group that supplies aggregates and ready-mixed concrete. You will be working across the south coast with a haulage fleet of 40 vechicles including tippers, artics, mixers and sweepers and company operates out of depots acrosss the UK.

Part of my clients main workforce incldues a quarry which supplies hardstone and rock armour for many marine projects. My client is a company which prides itself on being independent aggregate producer that offers the widest rang of products possible, catering for any development or construction project.

Transport Manager Position Overview

  • Ensure company compliance with all transport policies, legislation and procedures
  • Develop the knowledge of the Branch Managers and Dispatchers to ensure the effective management of the operator licence requirements
  • Efficiently manage the organisation’s Drivers and Dispatchers
  • Identify operational issues, potential problems and opportunities to improve the service and efficiency of Transport Operations.
  • Act as the final customer escalation point for any issues regarding Driver performance, ensuring that customer relationships are maintained.
  • Manage the contract haulier approval process.
  • Support the induction and training of new Drivers and Dispatchers.
  • Responsible for transport related Health and Safety investigations.
  • Ensure that all transport fleet vehicles/trailers are properly maintained and serviced.
  • Oversee all day to day duties of drivers and drop-offs.

Transport Manager Position Requirements

  • Highly motivated individual with the desire to make a difference
  • Proven track record in a similar role delivering continuous improvement
  • Experience of advising and coaching managers on transport legislation and policies
  • Leadership experience with excellent communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to analyse data and provide reports
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • CPC holder
  • Experience of multi-site operations would be desirable but not essential
  • Strong IT skills on Microsoft packages
  • Full clean driving license
  • Available to travel UK wide

Transport Manager Position Remuneration

  • Salary £35k - £40K


  • Other company benefits


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