National Transport Manager

Location Dublin North, Dublin
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published about 1 year ago
Contact Louise Morrissey
Job reference LMTM_1556124347

Job description

National Transport Manager

Currently hiring a National Transport Manager to ensure the effective management of Depot transport at operational level for all of Ireland and involvement in major Projects.

On a typical day, the successful candidate can expect to be involved in the following :

  • Organise, plan and manage the day to day transport operation for all depots
  • Ensure Transport KPIs are met and Budgets achieved
  • Deliver all aspects of customer service including liaising with other departments, customers and suppliers
  • People Management - ensure performance and development reviews are completed on time
  • Responsibility for ensuring HR processes are implemented and adhered to
  • Recruit and train drivers as per the needs/requirements of the business
  • Ensure the transport team have the correct skills and knowledge to meet customer and business needs
  • Identify, develop and reward high performing team members
  • Work towards positive employee relations, productivity levels and time keeping
  • The management of budgeted costs on an ongoing basis
  • Monitor operational systems and schedules and ensure that route schedules are cost efficient and change processes or methods as required so as to achieve maximum efficiency
  • Ensure highest levels of Health & Safety are maintained at all times, Audit, monitor and implement compliance with all relevant transport legislation
  • Fleet Management and ensuring fleet is fit for purpose
  • Working with Quality Control department to ensure compliance on QC initiatives

Ideally you will have 5 + years Transport Management experience and a 3rd level qualification in Transport/Supply Chain or the equivalent. FMCG experience is preferable.

Please apply below with your most recent CV and I will be in contact to discuss further.

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