Transport Manager

Pro1 Recruitment Ltd
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr)
From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum
06 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
The Transport Manager will be responsible for 2 sites that operate in the South West. This role will be based in an office in Bridgend and the person will commute to Weston-Super-Mare on a regular basis. This role will include managing 44t tractor units and refrigerated trailers (5 at Weston, 4 at Bridgend) and drivers (12 drivers at Weston and 8 at Bridgend) at the two sites and liaising with the customer contacts on both sites. The role requires a strong focus on legal compliance, good customer service skills and a good experience/knowledge of the transport industry. Principal accountabilities / responsibilities Ensuring all relevant legislation is complied with (i.e ensuring walkaround checks are undertaken, tachograph rules are complied with, maintenance schedules adhered to etc) Liaising with the customer and our operations team in Kent on a regular basis Ensuring administration is undertaken in a timely manner Scheduling and supervising a team of drivers Building customer / client relationships and contract development Essential skills Transport Manager CPC qualified Excellent communication and customer relationship building skills Good organisational skills Pro1 Recruitment are acting as a recruitment business for thier client. This job was originally posted as