Apply for this job now

Transport & Logistics Manager

Nechells, Birmingham
Job Type
8 Sep 2022
We are currently recruiting for a Transport & Logistics Manager for a company based in Aston, B6. As a Transport & Logistics manager , you will be working Monday to Friday core hours (with some flexibility , you ll be directly responsible for ensuring that the transport function operates safely, to our organisation and customer s expectations and within budget day in, day out. Main duties for the Transport & Logistics Manager : Oversee our fast-paced transport operation, ensuring performance, compliance and the consistent achievement of customer SLAs You will have 5 depot managers reporting to you (Direct Reports) Effectively manage all operational functions, delivering on all KPIs for the division Financial management of P&L Maintain levels of driver resource (temporary and permanent) in line within budget constraints Accountability for operator licence compliance at all operational sites, deliver best in class performance and investigate all non-conformance To ensure that details of vehicle accidents are escalated to line management. To ensure that defected vehicles are recorded on traffic sheets. To ensure that the procedure for late and failed deliveries is followed where necessary. To achieve weekly and monthly KPI and P&L targets Select appropriate vehicle type and make recommendation on capital expenditure Negotiate vehicle lease contracts and service levels Oversee accurate route costing Main requirements for the Transport & Logistics Manager : A proven track record as a Transport Manager within a customer faced role. Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to build strong relationships with unions International CPC holder and an excellent working knowledge of transport compliance The ability to lead, motivate and inspire your team with a real drive for optimisation and continuous improvement Understanding of key operational cost drivers and P&L or cost centre management Experience of supervising or managing a complex transport environment for 5 years + Confident with use of pc s and Excel, Word, PowerPoint and presenting
Apply for this job now


  • Job Reference: 707260238-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Right Recruitment
    Right Recruitment
  • Location: Nechells, Birmingham
  • Salary: £50,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus car & bonus
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract