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Job Title: Transport Manager J9625
Location: Avonmouth
State: UK
Position Description:

Transport Manager



£55,000pa + bonus and benefits


Bis Henderson have an exciting opportunity to assist in the appointment of a Transport Manager for a well-known 3PL based at their busy retail distribution centre in Avonmouth. It is absolutely imperative that you have experience in a food operation. You will be responsible for working directly with the customer to develop and sustain a positive and progressive working relationship for both parties. It will be the Transport Manager’s responsibility to lead and develop the Transport team, ensuring they are motivated and focused on their individual contribution to the success of both businesses, recognising success and rewarding performance along the way.


The successful candidate must hold a National and International CPC and have up-to-date knowledge of regulations as you'll be responsible for ensuring the legal compliance of the Core Fleet Transport operation at all times, as well as ensuring the fleet is maintained and serviced in accordance with VOSA and company policies within budget. A strong commercial acumen is essential.


You will come with fresh ideas on how a Transport Operation should effectively run and be a keen advocate of continuous improvement as well as being a concise and dedicated leader. Naturally, Health and Safety will play a key part of the Transport Manager’s role, you'll be responsible for managing compliance including processes and procedures, promoting Health and Safety, leading the team to treat Health and Safety as a priority within the operation.


If you feel you have the right skill set and passion for this role then send your CV without delay.


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