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Road Transport Manager

  • Location:

    Reading, Berkshire

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  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Earl

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    11 Apr 00:00

Transport Manager - up to £45K

Transport Manager is required by a leading Global Logistics specialist based in Reading.

A leading provider of Specialist Road Transport services is currently recruiting for a Road Transport Manager. You will be working in a busy transport environment protectively planning the Road Transport Operation workload.

5 years experience gained with (SMEs) Haulage & Courier as a Transport Manager
National and International CPC Essential
Must have experience in UK & EU Road Transport
Excellent knowledge of haulage industry required
Working knowledge of Road Transport legislation (Drivers Hours/WTD/Tacho legislation/H&S)

The Package:
£35K- £45K
28 days holiday
3% ER pension
Life assurance (death in service)

Monday to Friday : 08:00 - 19:00 (Manage out of hours calls)
40 hours

The Role:

Transport Manager is required to build and maintain an operating platform to support current and future UK/EU Road transport business including resourcing, cost reduction and 100% compliance with all legislation and best practice.
Coordinate quotes to support Sales function in sourcing and conversion of new business opportunities.
Manage the scheduling of vehicles and crews to take account of client needs, classification of cargo and vehicle/driver availability ensuring adherence to Company procedures, legislation/regulations and delivery of high quality service to customers
Transport Manager will undertake any other duties as may be required by Senior Management commensurate with the responsibilities of the job or the requirements of the business
General office admin

WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.