A leading 3PL in Northamptonshire are looking for a Transport Operations Manager to join their operation. Looking after a large operation there are c50 vehicles onsite with around 100-150 trailers during peak operations. You will be working closely with the Transport Manager you will look at strategic improvements you can implement into the operation.
Managing a team of shift managers, planners, compliance, administration teams and drivers on a daily basis, who are responsible for c200 routes.
You will have legal compliance responsibility for both vehicles and MHE for the site, ensuring both legal and company standards are adhered to.
Overseeing the operational performance of the department, designing and implementing continuous improvements across the network.
Resource planning for drivers and fleets for peak operations, working closely with the operations team you will be responsible for the agency performance ensuring compliance in line with agreements.
Health and Safety responsibility for the site, ensuring all staff adhere to policies on site and creating SOPs around a safe system of working for both the vehicles and the site.
Liaising with customers and suppliers on a daily, weekly and monthly basis, conducting reviews as required.
Attending supplier performance meetings on a monthly and quarterly basis as required.
You will have previous experience of being a Transport Manger within an FMCG environment managing similar levels of volume.
It is desirable that you have an International CPC.
The team is looking for a leader that can develop them to their full potential, therefore proven people development skills is key for the position.
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