Depot Transport Manager

Page Personnel Logistics
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Car
15 Oct 2016
14 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Opportunity for a Depot Transport Manager to work with a Major 3PL in Pembrokeshire, covering 2 sites (customer premises) with full P+L and operational responsibility

Client Details

Our client are a Major 3PL based within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain. With an international presence, they are now rapidly expanding and utilising their strong customer relationships that have been built up over the years


Reporting into the Divisional General Manager, the Depot Transport Manager will have responsibility for 2 sites in South Wales with a total headcount of 39 and a fleet of 44 vehicles. The general duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Spending equal time between both sites to ensure effective management of the reporting workforce
  • Managing all compliance and maintenance requirements for the fleet of vehicles
  • Hold full P+L responsibility for a budget of over £1m, whilst reviewing and setting with the accounts team twice a year based on company and customer requirements
  • Directly interface with the customer on a daily basis, maintaining a strong and efficient level of service and communication


The successful Depot Transport Manager candidate will possess the following skills and experience:

  • At least 5 years' service in a Transport Manager or Depot Management role
  • Experience working within a temperature controlled operation, preferably with a fleet of food product tankers
  • Management CPC is essential
  • Track record of managing a multi-site operation is preferable
  • Strong communication skills with all levels of management, staff and customers
  • Excellent commercial acumen and experience of managing budgets

Job Offer

The successful Depot Transport Manager candidate will receive an annual salary of £40,000-£45,000 with a company car or allowance, company pension, private healthcare and 25 days plus bank holidays

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