National Transport Manager

Michael Page Logistics
£60000 - £80000 per annum + Car, Benefits
14 Oct 2016
29 Oct 2016
Contract Type
This role will require you to manage a significant retail Transport operation across a large number of sites on a national basis. This will involve managing the operation to provide exceptional service to the retail network within budgetary requirements. Client Details My client is a major 3PL operating on behalf of a leading retailer. Description This role will take full responsibility for a national, multi-site, large scale Transport and distribution operation. Key responsibilities will include : - Delivering exceptional service to the retail store network nationwide. Managing costs to ensure budgetary requirements are adhered to. Developing excellent relationships with the customer. Implementing communication and engagement strategies to ensure a fully motivated workforce. Working with suppliers to ensure viable commercial agreements are in place. Hiring , managing and developing Transport management professionals in each location. Working with internal planners to constantly improve the efficiency of the Transport network. Collaborating with the customer to identify new value-added services. Profile The ideal candidate will be a Transport professional with prior experience of managing a multi-site distribution operation. The ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders at all levels will be a vital aspect of the successful candidate. Job Offer C. £60,000 - £80,000 Car Benefits This job was originally posted as