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Assistant Transport Manager

  • Location:

    Huntingdon

  • Sector:

    TRANSPORT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tom Nichols

  • Contact email:

    tomn@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6234971_1640685065

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-01-25

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Experienced in UK road transport?
Experienced in UK road movement to and from ports?
Familiar with containers and trailers?
Managed the drivers and the office?

This could be the perfect role for you…

The Package :

Salary £32K - £38K
29 days holiday
Pension - 4%
Rotating shifts to be discussed at interview

The Role:

The Assistant Transport Manager will be Supervising drivers dealing with UK road haulage mainly to and from ports.
The Assistant Transport Manager will ensure the team will effectively plan vehicle routes by fully utilising own vehicles to the required levels of customer service, whilst also adhering to Drivers hours legislation and maintenance requirements.
The Assistant Transport Manager will issue drivers with clear instruction and react to any changing situation
Manage vehicle routing processes at minimum cost to successfully deliver customer requirements
Transport technical and operational knowledge and experience; experience and ability to manage a large team of drivers in a fast-moving operational environment.

Requirements:

Experience planning UK Road Transport
Experience as a senior or leading a team in transport
Experience with HGVs

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