Group Transport Operations Manager

Group Transport Operations Manager

  • Location

    Worcestershire, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement and Supply Chain

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  • Salary:

    £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Car & Competitive Benefits

  • Contact:

    Phil Birch

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Previous experience within pharmaceutical distribution? Potentially your perfect job awaits…
My client, a next day delivery provider, are looking to recruit a Group Transport Operations Manager to look after their 3.5 tonne transport fleet across multiple sites.

The company is a growing 3PL solutions specialist, who have strategic plans for future expansion and are committed to developing the future workforce. You will join a profitable business headquartered in the Midlands, with a clear strategy incorporating operational improvement, commercial restructuring and organic growth.

The Group Transport Operations Manager will be responsible for developing and executing a transportation strategy, ensuring all deliveries are aligned to RHA, MHRA & GDP guidelines. Working closely with each of the distribution centres you will identify the requirements in each facility and work with the incumbent site leader to deliver key results.

You will be a proven Group Transport Operations Manager with experience running multi-site logistics facilities, ideally across different working cultures. You will be charged with all Fleet management and compliance auditing, that all vehicles are running to their optimum MPG and costing.

Your skills & experience will include:

· Experience operating within complex transport environments;
· Experience of managing 3.5 tonne transport vehicles across multiple sites;
· Demonstrable experience implementing lasting change within a multi-site, multi-geography organisations;
· Results-driven, believes in measuring & communicating performance;
· Emotionally intelligent and highly capable leader of people, possessing the gravitas to make things happen when faced with challenging people.

The successful candidate will receive a salary of £50,000 plus a company car and a highly competitive benefits package.

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