Transport Manager | Dublin 17 | Permanent |

Location Dublin North, Dublin
Job Type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 5 months ago
Start Date August 2019
Contact Lisa McCormack
Job Ref LMCTM2407_1563975775

Job Description


Located in Dublin 17 our client a fresh food manufacturer and distribution company which is expanding all over Ireland is searching for a Transport Manager to join their team. This is a Permanent position and is due to start in August 2019.

The Role |

The new team member will be responsible for the successful organisation of storage and distribution of goods within a van fleet based in Dublin and their sister office in Newry. They will be knowledgeable and confident in communicating with all stakeholders, have previous experience within a logistics supervisory role and understand the full circle supply chain within a fresh food, non HGV, multi-drop fleet. There will also the requirement to commute to Newry based on business requirements.

Responsibilities |

  • Co-ordinate activities in areas of logistics including routing, loads and drivers ensuring resources are optimised in order to meet standards and requirements of stakeholders
  • Maintain records and reports for vehicles are up to date within maintenance, licensed and road worthy certified
  • Ensure all quality control and safety procedures are updated and adhered to, including food safety

Requirements |

  • At least 3 - 4 years experience in a similar supervisory role with an ability to motivate your team and bring a high level of energy to the role
  • Familiar with logistic processes
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to problem solve, make decisions and work as part of a team environment, self-manage and prioritise daily workload
  • Willing to commute to sister office in Newry based on business requirements

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Thank you for reading the above, should you wish to apply for the role, please send your CV via the link to Lisa McCormack in the Swords Branch.


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