Transport Manager

Robert Walters Plc
£45k - £50k pa + bonus, pension and healthcare
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
An opportunity has arisen for a Transport Manager to join a global logistics leader based in Stoke.

Based within the Stoke facility, the Transport Manager will have the following responsibilities:

- Responsible for the management of the Transport Function and 130 + drivers
- Responsible for Transport Planning, Legal Compliance and the daily operation
- Actively work alongside direct and in direct internal and external stakeholders
- Ensure compliance with statutory obligations regarding working time legislation and operator licensing
- Ensure effective and efficient people management through coaching, mentoring and developing individuals and teams
- Responsible for ER issues such as absence management, sickness and holiday allocation
- Ensure legal compliance with all relevant EU drivers hours legislation, working time legislation and operator licensing
- Actively champion a culture of continuous improvement
- Responsible for the preparation and presentation of accurate and professional information to be relayed to the customer on daily, weekly and monthly basis
- Ensure KPI delivery
- Responsible for budgets and cost management
- Ensure Health & Safety policies and procedures are adhered to

For Transport Manager, you will have the following skills and experience:

- Significant Transport Management experience is essential
- Commercially sound, with previous experience in budget management
- Prior experience working within a retail logistics environment
- Knowledge of transport regulations and a proven track record of planning and forecasting
- Influencing skills
- Must have an exceptional and demonstrable record of delivering against targets

This company is the worlds largest logistics services provider and is able to provide unparalleled career progression both nationally and internationally.

Apply today or contact Abdul Walid on ************* or *****************************