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Transport Manager
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
South East London
£35000 - £36000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Amanda Jordan

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Updated: Wed, Sep 27, 2017 10:51 AM

We are currently working with a leading UK distribution company that serves the Print Media sector, Parcel, Travel & Tourism, eCommerce and High Street Retail sectors.

Due to ongoing growth, they are seeking an experienced Transport Manager who has knowledge of the distribution and logistics industry. The role will be based out of South East London but covering the South East region.

Reporting to the Regional Manager, the successful candidate will manage the Transport for the London and South East region, maximising the performance of the operation and safety of the branch logistics divisions. You must have a keen passion for achieving KPI’s, Health and Safety Awareness, motivating the team, ensuring Company and legislative requirements are maintained and strive to achieve the company’s Core Values.

Responsibilities will include:

*Retail Logistics
*Responsible for management of drivers
*Provide support to Operational team and business alike
*Performing regular transport audits to ensure compliance and provide month end/quarterly reports.
*Build and maintain effective relationships with external customers and clients

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

*Leadership and managerial experience – at least 3 years
*Experience with working to deadlines, budgets and KPI’s
*Standard / International CPC
*Compliance with legislation and O licence procedures
*Experienced in Logistics or Transport Management industry
*Experience of working within a 3PL environment

Along with a competitive salary, our client also offers the following benefits:

*Company car
*Pension Scheme
*Generous annual holiday
*Cycle to Work Scheme
*Private Healthcare
*Life Cover
*Child Care Vouchers
*Eye Care
*Continuous Professional Development and training opportunities

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