Transport Driver Manager

SF Group
£24k - 27k per year
08 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Contract Type
SF Group are currently looking for a Transport Driver Manager for my client based in Coleshill . This permanent position is in place to managed and organise the driver network utilised by the business to ensure the clients are serviced effectively. Day to Day Responsibilities include: Recruit, train and assess drivers and their qualifications as per driving laws and requirements Maintain costs and profits within the agreed budget Report on performance of drivers, including analysis of driver hours' utilisation and delivery performance KPIs Manage records of personnel, expenditures and of FTA rules and driving regulations Deal with all issues relating to accidents, customer complaints, claims and failed deliveries Ensure that all vehicles leaving site are 100% fit for purpose, rejecting vehicles that do not meet the standards expected by the company and their customers Arrange for periodical inspections of vehicles being delivered to manage the quality of performance. This includes accompanying drivers on deliveries to check standards of drivers Develop amiable, genuine and supportive relations with drivers on a personal and professional level and collaborate with other departments to solve their problems Coordinate with drivers to ensure timely pickup and deliver Keep abreast with latest technologies to enhance company performance Keep track of driver hours in coordination with Logistics team to achieve maximum productivity in given hours Address driver communications and provide required feedback and updates to drivers Coordinate with drivers, staff and management to hold meetings and resolve issues The ideal person will be/have: Previous experience in a similar role Highly developed skills and experience in transport and distribution Experience of vehicle route management very advantageous Strong interpersonal skills The ability to organise Detailed knowledge of transport legislation and legal compliance standards(FTA) Competence in man management, decision making, organising, and problem solving This position will pay an annual salary of between £24,000 and £27,000 a year. If you are interested in this role please apply below as soon as possible. This job was originally posted as