job / transport manager (night shift) east central scotland fife 3983

Transport Manager (Night Shift) - Fife

Retail / Car Dealers - Logistics & Distribution
Ref: 3983 Date Posted: Friday 10 Aug 2018
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Due to growth in the business, our client is looking to appoint a Transport Manager. 

The Transport Manager will be responsible for managing a team of drivers and ensuring compliance of Operators Licence, Drivers regulations and vehicle safety.

Responsibilities of the role will include;

  • Manage the team to deliver excellent customer service and ensure all delivers are “right first time”
  • Ensure drivers accurately complete their vehicle inspections and reports
  • Complete all transport checklists, record issues and highlight any serious problems
  • Ensure all Operator’s Licence compliance tasks are completed
  • Drive vehicles at busy periods or staff absence
  • Absence management, overtime, disciplinary etc
  • Drive continuous improvement and improvements within the team

Experience and knowledge required for the role;

  • Experience of working in a similar Transport role
  • Experience of leading, developing and mentoring a team
  • CPC trained and qualified
  • HGV Licence
  • A leader of safety and compliance within the workplace
  • Excellent people skills and the ability to positively motivate your team
  • Passionate about driving continuous improvement and raising standards/service

For more information about this opportunity, please call Shuna Boyle on 01698 430100