Job Description

Are you an experienced Transport Supervisor, Shift Manager, or Assistant Manager who is looking to join a growing transport company with real career progression? This well-established transport company is looking to expand its Transport Team with an opening for an additional Transport Manager to join their current team.

With over 15 years of experience, this company has several well-known clients and is expanding its client base in 2023, plus they are growing its fleet by 50% and installing a brand-new transport planning system. This is an exciting time for an ambitious, innovative candidate to join the team and put a real stamp on the transport department.

Job duties as their Transport Manager:

  • As Transport Manager you will oversee KPI and cost controls. To actively seek improvement of efficiency and reducing operating costs.
  • Manage the team of drivers – coordinating CPC driver records, ensuring legal compliance, and managing drivers’ expenses/ holidays/ rotas.
  • To mentor and develop the Transport Planning team – ensure training is provided and implemented/ To ensure as Transport Manager you are developing your team.
  • Ensure vehicles are maintained properly, report vehicle/ trailer defects, vehicles are kept in good operational order, and upkeep of vehicle allocation.
  • Review and update KPIs – ensuring the team is reaching their performance targets.
  • To keep up to date with any relevant legislation, laws, and guidelines
  • To be successful you will need to:

  • Ideally be an experienced Transport Supervisor/ Transport Manager from a fast-paced environment
  • Be exceptionally organized, analytical and be able to challenge current processes.
  • Great IT Skills – especially with transport planning programs.
  • Strong knowledge of driving/ transport compliance
  • Be driven and innovative
  • National CPC is preferred but not essential
  • ASC Connections Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. We are committed to equal opportunity and diversity.

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