Location: Leicestershire
Salary: £30000 per annum + pension
Posted: about 1 year ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics
Contact Name: Adam Deeprose

Transport Manager (3PL)

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Transport Manager join a well established and successful FMCG & Automotive 3PL logistics organisation at their site based in Leicestershire. This is an exciting time to join the company as they continue to grow their business and expand their ever growing team.

You will take responsibility of legal compliance to include monitoring tachograph information, and ensuring the team is working within the parameters of the WTD. You will also control and service the transport fleet and ensure that robust processes are in place to control fleet allocation, safety and legislative requirements. Part of your remit will include KPI analysis and you will provide management information on a weekly basis covering fuel management, cost of vehicles, control of dead mileage, efficiencies, agency spend, reporting and forecasting etc. You will also be responsible for being the key contact for sub-contractor client relationships so experience within a customer facing role is critical.

It is important that you have a forward thinking, dynamic approach to man-management to ensure that the team is engaged and is working as efficiently as possible. You will be expected to conduct performance reviews, appraisals and all other related personnel issues. Your approach will be open and honest.

It is essential that you can demonstrate flexibility and are CPC holder. You will also understand the financial and commercial elements in respect of performance against budget with an ability to bring on new business, and expand the existing customer base.

The site is continuously developing, so the ability to adapt well to change and utilise all available opportunities is of the utmost importance.

Salary for this opportunity is £30k. Working a 45 hour week. Flexibility to work across shifts is required for the opportunity.

For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!


This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.

Whilst we endeavour to contact you following your response due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application has not been successful but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Barker Ross Group who is acting as a recruitment agency.

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