Location: Leicestershire, England
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 months ago
Contract Type: Permanent
Industry: Logistics Logistics
Contact Name: Ian Everett

Transport Manager (Leicestershire)

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced CPC qualified Transport Manager to join a dynamic, successful and growing recycling and waste management business on a on a full-time, permanent basis in the Leicestershire area. The role would suit a highly driven and competent, Transport Management professional with real ambition to assist in the continued growth of this friendly, family business.

You will take responsibility for full 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… It would suit an individual used to a business that is in a period of positive change and who can contribute ideas to the development of the department.

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, firm but fair.

It is essential that you can demonstrate flexibility and are CPC holder taking O licence responsibilities. You will also understand the financial and commercial elements in respect of performance against budget and have a clear understanding of how each decision made impacts the bottom line. Sound IT skills, will be a definite advantage.

This is an exciting time to join the organisation and is a genuine opportunity to make a positive career step.


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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