Transport Team Manager (4 on/ 4 off)

Are you an experienced Transport Manager used to managing large teams of Drivers in a fast paced environment? We have a fantastic opportunity for a Transport Team Manager to work with a well known fashion brand based in Hemel Hempstead.

This is permanent role working 4 on/ 4 off days (8am-8pm) OR Nights 8pm-8am with a salary of £29,644 – 34,616 dependent on experience. For the night shift there is a 20% premium in addition to this. Excellent benefits include Annual Bonus, Pension Scheme, Sharesave Scheme, Life Assurance and Staff Discounts!

As Transport Team Manager you will have responsibility for 80 Drivers+ as well as 2 Office Coordinators ensuring the traffic operation runs smoothly, accurately and cost effectively on your shift. You will produce daily and weekly plans to achieve targets, monitor performance against standards and ensure all Drivers hours and tachograph infringements are controlled and managed. It will be your responsibility to investigate and monitor all accident and incidents identifying root cause and implementing recommendations.

Strong people management skills are required to be successful in this role with good understanding of what motivates individuals to be the best they can be. By creating a fun, fair and rewarding culture you will train, coach and mentor your team to drive them to perform to the highest standards.

We are keen to hear from applicants with previous transport management experience in a similar role working in a 24/7 operation who can think their feet and work independently. You will demonstrate the ability to manage changing priorities, work well under pressure and be able to make sound, operational decisions.

This role would suit: Transport Manager, Transport Team Leader, Transport Shift Manager, Traffic Manager, Planning Manager, Transport Planner

Commutable from: Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Hatfield, Harpenden, Berkhamsted, Chesham, Amersham, Bourne End