Transport Manager

Portfolio Recruitment
From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
28 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a family owned and managed Plant & Tool Hire Company with its head office based in Farnborough. They are currently looking to recruit a Transport Manager from their Farnham Depot. Responsibilities Coordinating the day to day logistical operations for seven/eight drivers driving 7.5T and Class 2 vehicles Maximising efficiency in all areas of the operation including labour/vehicle usage/route planning Ensuring that vehicles are maintained in line with operator license requirements Managing the drivers and on-site admin Utilising industry knowledge to drive the department forward Ensuring office systems are maintained and kept up to date Overall management of transport operations ensuring all service, operational and legal standards are met and excellent customer relationships are maintained. Producing hire contracts and off-hire paperwork using an in-house computer system Other associated duties The ideal candidate will have the following skills / experience Route planning experience Good administration and customer service experience Excellent telephone manner required as you will be dealing with customers over the telephone Knowledge of the construction industry would be an advantage Experience of working in a fast paced working environment Working hours are 6:00am – 5.00pm Monday to Thursday 6.00am – 5.30pm on a Friday This job was originally posted as