Contract Transport Manager

Posted 7 March by Interaction Recruitment

Contract Transport Manager - Northampton

My client a Logistics company with a contract based in Northampton is seeking a Transport Manager to deliver world-class Transport Management within a prestigious contract. Operating a small fleet of dedicated vehicles from their customers site, this role focuses on one client. You will be responsible for the transport and distribution operations and for providing excellent standards of service, efficiency and performance through outstanding people management skills.

  • Have you proven Transport Management experience?
  • Do you have great communication skills?
  • Are you both reliable & punctual, with a professional attitude towards your work?


  • Maximising Productivity
  • Improving on Quality
  • Understanding cost control
  • Improving efficiencies
  • Attending daily, weekly and monthly customer meetings
  • Dealing with customer issues both in and out of hours
  • Working with our Driver Training, Insurance and Legal Compliance teams

What we would like our candidate to have


  • Experience of effectively running a successful transport function in a high-pressured environment
  • National CPC would be an advantage
  • Good interpersonal skills - being able to manage at all levels
  • Can do attitude
  • Problem solving and prioritising skills
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and in writing (emails)
  • Good IT skills
  • Knowledge and understanding of compliance and responsibilities

Salary: £31,000 - £33,000 plus quarterly bonus

Benefits: 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays raising to 33 over

If you are suitable for this role please send your CV to Tracy via this link

Application questions

Have you proven Transport Management experience?
Do you have great communication skills?
A National CPC certificate would be an advantage?

Reference: 34625792

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