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Transport Manager

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6 Sep 2022
Job Title: Transport Manager Location: London (NW10) Salary: £40,000 + Bonus + Share Options + Healthcare + Pension We are recruiting a Transport Manager for a leading manufacturer and distributor, with a national network of depots - this role is based at their London depot (NW10). This is a Monday Friday role, working with flexible start and finish times between 5.30am 6.00pm. Working as part of the senior management team, you will lead the sites transport operations team, ensuring the highest standards of customer service and safety are achieved. As the Transport Manager you will cover all aspects of day-to-day delivery operations, route planning, and fleet compliance for a small, busy fleet. The ability to coach and develop your team of direct reports (Shift Managers) and indirect reports (Drivers) is crucial in this role. Additional responsibilities include: Effective resource planning (People and Equipment). Identify opportunities and implement change to improve transport efficiency. Ensure a safe working environment, following H&S and Fire Procedures are always followed, both on site and at delivery locations. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Transport Shift Manager or a Transport Planning Manager to take the next step in their career and lead a transport department. Ideally you will have experience in Day 1 for Day 2 distribution, but this is not essential - we are looking for a strong manager of people and processes. Detailed knowledge of current compliance requirements and a CPC qualification are essential to be considered for this role. A health & safety qualification such as an IOSH is highly desirable. Salary & Remuneration £40,000 per annum Bonus & Share Options Private Healthcare Pension contributions 26 Holidays (plus bank holidays) Tom Samuel Recruitment Ltd. Tom Samuel is an executive recruitment consultancy specialising in Supply Chain, Logistics, Buying, Merchandising & HR, from middle management to board level. We use our industry knowledge to offer the personalised service associated with an independent business ensuring we really understand your requirements. This enables us to find the UK's leading supply chain, procurement, buying and logistics candidates and provide a fast, responsive and most importantly, a high-quality recruitment service. For further information, please call Gareth directly on (phone number removed)
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  • Job Reference: 705460345-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Tom Samuel Recruitment
    Tom Samuel Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Bonus, Share Options, Healhcare, Pension
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent