Transport Operations Manager

Job Title: Transport Operations Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000
Reference: 1138814
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Job Published: June 11, 2021 16:47

Job Description

Transport Operations Manager - Peterborough, UK
£30,000 - £45,000 Per Annum
Full Time Permanent 

Dynamite Recruitment are pleased to be recruiting for our well known client who are looking to recruit for an experienced Transport Operations Manager to join their team based in Peterborough on a permanent basis
The Transport Operations Manager will have the following attributes:
  • Adopting a continuous improvement approach, ensuring safe, environmentally sound and efficient operations
  • Responsible for meeting operational targets, liaising with key stakeholders where appropriate
  • Working alongside the Operations Director, contribute to the business plan by developing existing business and maximising new business opportunities
  • Monitor and advise on any issues that present a risk to the business, reporting to senior management efficiently
  • Support decision making by partnering with key stakeholders and delivering quality management information by interrogating bespoke inhouse system
  • Promote the business internally and externally with the upmost professionalism
  • Liaise with the Finance Manager regarding payment/invoice queries
  • Review and manage insurance claims against the business, manage the claims appropriately and efficiently, mitigating issues
  • Receive, document and manage employee complaints according to company policy
  • Partner with traffic team, supporting with fleet scheduling and ensuring legislative documentation is correct
  • Support the sales team with new business enquiries, providing information where required 

The successful candidate will have the following attributes: 
  • Previous experience working in a highly commercial Freight Forwarding/Distribution/Transport business is essential
  • Strong people manager with proven experience managing large teams
  • You will be resourceful and hold entrepreneurial qualities to drive depot performance
  • Proven analytical thinking and project management skills
  • Ability to influence business decisions

If this sounds like your next position, please get in touch with Shannon Preston at Dynamite Recruitment today on 02392 455422