Transport Manager (FTSE100 Retail / FMCG)

Transport Manager (FTSE100 Retail / FMCG)

Next Plc is a FTSE-100 retail company employing over 40,000 people across the UK and Eire, and increasingly in Europe. Their Head Office and their Directory Contact Centres are based in Leicester in the East Midlands. They have over 500 stores and numerous Distribution and Warehouse operations.

Position: Transport Manager
Location: Bristol with UK travel
Salary: 33-38k OTE + excellent benefits

ROLE:
From reception to despatch, the Transport Manager will get the whole team working together to deliver the amazing service and products they are famous for.

They are a busy operation. So you will not only raise their standards - you will keep morale high too, by building relationships with managers and colleagues, and promoting a fun, fair culture that rewards success.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
a) Drive the team as you ensure that the 24/7 traffic operation runs smoothly, accurately and cost-effectively.
b) Managing their transport resources, budget and yard activities, you will also ensure they are meeting their legal requirements - looking at where they could do things even better and make cost savings without compromising on quality.
c) It's a varied role that offers the chance to travel, so part of this will involve liaising with the fleet engineer and brushing up on your legislative knowledge to check servicing and driver records.
d) Calm and collected, you'll also build on experience of retail at site management level, coaching a 30+ team and dealing with employee relations issues.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:
a) National CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence)
b) Full UK driving licence.
c) Ideally the admin skills and transport management experience needed to ensure that 'O' licence and H&S requirements are met.

You may have experience of the following: Transport Manager, Logistics Manager, Retail Supply Chain, Head of Transport, Retail Logistics, FMCG, Certificate of Professional Competence, CPC, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK's leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency.

Job Type : Permanent

Location : Bristol, Somerset

Salary : 33-38k OTE

Date Advertised : 26 Feb 2013


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