External Transport Manager - Maidstone

Posted 5 April by Magnus Search Easy Apply

Reports to: Director:

Job role:

You will be working in a small franchise operation initially; the role will require you to manage around 2 vehicles and drivers in accordance with the day-to-day requirements of the company, dealing with transport and some operational issues to ensure that the business remains fully compliant to DVSA guidelines.

This position will suit someone who currently has an O Licence and works with smaller to medium size companies and wants to add to their portfolio; or you will be in a fulltime job within the logistics industry have your CPC Managers qualification and want to add your first client to your portfolio. We will initially begin with 2 vehicles and expand to approx. 5 or 7 vehicles by the end of the year. This is a great opportunity to grow with the company.

You will help us make the application for the new O licence. The company we are franchising in to is a renowned retail brand worth Billions.

Key skills and interests:

  • Good communication skills
  • Good written and verbal English
  • Good computer and Keyboard skills
  • An ability to work under pressure
  • An ability to work independently and as a team
  • Good knowledge of transport and health and safety law (CPC holder)

Key responsibilities and accountabilities

  • Manage completion of driver compliance (infringements, defects, wtd)
  • Company policies and procedures
  • Safe working practice
  • Driver training/inductions
  • Driver Assessments/audits
  • Ensure that drivers comply with hours, speed limits, overloading and tachograph laws
  • Downloading digital vehicle tachographs
  • Assisting transport planners and operations manager
  • All those duties reasonably associated with your job title

Qualifications and Skills

Transport Manager CPC

Job Type: Full-time

Required skills

  • Law
  • Logistics
  • Transport

Reference: 34832489

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