Transport Manager (Transport / Distribution)

Job Title: Transport Manager (Transport / Distribution)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Company car
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: J897341_1539784592
Contact Name: Rebecca Mitty
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2018 14:56

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an experienced and strong technical Transport Manager for a very busy Logistics and Distribution Transport division.

You will have to take control of your own fleet ensuring you operate to the very highest standards and within the law whilst maximising profitability.

The role involves

  • Checking the vehicles on return to base and before they leave making sure they are up to the desired standards.
  • Running all systems with regard to drivers hours and compliance with VOSA regulations.
  • Liaising with clients before during and after a tour to ensure everything runs smoothly.
  • You will be needed to be contacted by drivers 24hrs a day in case of very rare problems.
  • Being the go to person in the department for operational support and development
  • Confidently be able to hold disciplinary meetings and manage staff to meet requirements.


  • Hold a Full UK and International CPC ( & Operators licence)
  • Have experience of managing a fleet of between 50 - 100 LGV's
  • Up to date and confident with all compliance regulations

If you believe that this opportunity fits you perfectly. Please apply below.

You must currently be of Transport Supervisor level or above!

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