May 28, 2024
Rugeley, United Kingdom
Job Type


Transport Planning Manager
Staffordshire base
Day only plus some on call
Circa £40,000 plus benefits

If you are professionally minded and enjoy the challenge of a lively working environment where you can make a real difference to the business by adding corporate flair and values, Standard Operating Procedures and modern policies and practices, this is the Transport Planning Manager role for you.

Job role / duties

•Manage Transport employees in order to enable the delivery of products to customers within agreed service levels.
•Optimize the use of vehicles and drivers, with strong planning of over 70 vehicles
•Ensure constant contact with the Maintenance team to keep vehicles in optimized condition .
•Produce daily reports of activities, plans and issues
•Investigate driver incidents and accidents.
•Conduct analysis of current processes & procedures in order to implement continuous improvements.
•Update driver holiday, sickness and other breaks onto the appropriate records for weekly wages.
•Assist the admin department to drivers are using PDAs correctly
•Maintain a robust out of hours call rota.
•Monitor software KPIs.
•Assist with the motivation and development of staff, this includes any staff training that may be needed and recruit new drivers where needed
•Drive culture change within the Traffic Office and Drivers to ensure optimum professionals at all times

To be considered for this role you MUST:

Possess a Transport Managers CPC (International)
Have at least 5 Years Management experience within Transport Planning
Ideally come from a corporate background
Have excellent presentation & reporting skills
Be highly computer literate
Have excellent verbal & written communication skills

This role is based in the UK and does not have sponsorship opportunity

To apply please call Jayne on 01952 453023 or apply on line. If you have not received feedback in 14 days please deem your application unsuccessful

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