SITE TRANSPORT MANAGER - Excellent Package & Bens - SURREY

Strive Supply Chain
Excellent Package & Bens
22 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
SITE TRANSPORT MANAGER, RETAIL/FMCG LOGISTICS, SURREY, Excellent Package & Bens Strive Supply Chain are a leading management recruitment consultancy, specialising in Supply Chain, Production, Planning, Logistics, Transport & Warehouse Operations, please visit our website at or join us on twitter at for further vacancies and information. Strive are delighted to represent our client a market leading Retail/FMCG logistics organization with a significant national network, in their search for an exceptional Site Transport Manager for their distribution facility in Surrey, close to Epsom area. This is a superb opportunity to take full departmental ownership of both site based operational performance and all fleet compliance elements which you will manage through your direct report managers and team of support colleagues. As a CPC qualified and experienced Transport Operations Management professional you will provide exceptional expertise within a high volume fast paced logistics environment, consistently providing the timely and cost effective distribution of goods from site to a varied customer base utlising an own account mixed fleet of vehicles. Fully responsible for operational performance of your department and safe and legal compliance of the fleet resources, to include: maintenance, inspections, defects, drivers operating hours, customer experience, budgetary performance Your leadership and interpersonal skills will therefore be excellent, building effective working relationships both internally and externally, ensuring high levels of customer service within tight timeframes, surpassing site KPI’s by allocating resource, monitoring & managing performance, always ensuring good scheduling and planning within an often pressurised distribution environment. Previous experience of modern transport operations management within a Retail, 3PL, or FMCG related environment would be very desirable, however it is your leadership and people skills which will set you apart from your peers ensuring high departmental performance always within a safe and fully compliant operating environment. IT Literate and with keen eye for detail and continuous improvement you will be eager to progress your career within this significant organisation whose structure and processes will allow ample opportunity for the right candidate to progress This is an exceptional opportunity to join a dynamic business on a prestigious site, whose structure and processes will allow ample opportunity for the right candidate to progress themselves professionally – we invite you to apply immediately This job was originally posted as