Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Company Car, Bonus & Benefits
8 months ago
My client, a global leader in providing logistics solutions within the distribution industry, are looking to recruit a Regional Fleet Manager for the North of England and Scotland to oversee and manage compliance across multiple sites within their network.
The successful Regional Fleet Manager (North) will be working for a global well-established company who have been the market leader in their field for a number of years. The company has always followed a policy of expansion and substantial investment in their facilities across the UK is planned over the next 12-18 months.
The Regional Fleet Manager (North) will be responsible for monitoring and developing the effectiveness of the logistics function at each of the group's locations within their "patch". As the Regional Fleet Manager, the majority of your time will be spent visiting some the group's locations and fleet suppliers around the UK. You will ensure compliance with driver's hours according to Working Time Directive, ensuring that all operations are carried out in line with UK and EU Laws and regulations governing vehicle safety. Ensuring roadworthiness of all vehicles and trailers through proper maintenance and where necessary organising vehicle and trailer replacements and disposals. You will be responsible for managing supplier relationships, negotiating maintenance contracts and ensuring warranty issue are addressed. You will be asked to provide relevant information and advice to assist in the formulation of site transport budgets.
As the successful Regional Fleet Manager (North) you are likely to have significant experience in fleet management, managing a multi-site operation of a large fleet of vehicles.
- Understand all relevant legal and compliance fleet controls;
- Had exposure to budgets and financial controls;
- Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC);
- Understand safe methods of loading and unloading;
- Have commercial knowledge of vehicles;
The following benefits package is available to the successful Regional Fleet Manager (North) :
- £35,000 - £40,000 Basic Salary
- Company Car
- Competitive Benefits
If the role is of interest, then please contact Phil Birch for more information.