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Transport Manager

Location: Newbury

Reference: JS-TM-NEW_1583155516

Package: Up to £31000 per annum + excellent benefits


Transport Manager, Newbury, Berkshire

Resolve Recruitment are working with one of the UK leaders in the supply of fresh fruit, vegetables and other chilled produce. Their regional site in Newbury require an experienced Transport Manager.

The role:

  • Leading, managing and motivating a team of drivers (15-20)
  • Covering hours with Depot Manager (5 out of 6 days)
  • Looking at attendance, performance and conduct
  • Working with KPIs along side the depot manager to ensure maximum productivity and performance
  • Regular auditing of the transport teams including vehicle checks etc
  • Working to and implementing a high standard of health and safety constantly reviewing ways to improve
  • Working to company practices, policies and procedures
  • Contributing to the achievement of the Transport budget

The person:

  • A good level of experience within a supervisory/managerial transport role essential
  • Experience working with vehicle checks/legislations
  • Health and safety experience also required
  • Flexible approach and attitude due to the nature of the industry
  • Good customer service skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Happy to get stuck in and help with orders leaving the depot
  • A transport management CPC qualification would be useful
  • Class 2 licence also beneficial
  • Any chilled foods experience would also be useful

The package:

  • A competitive basic salary of between £31,000 p/a
  • 48 hour working week / 5 out of 6 days shift
  • A list of exciting benefits
  • Excellent training and career potential

If this exciting and rewarding Transport Manager is of interest, please APPLY TODAY.

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