Group Transport Manager

Up to £85K + package
12 Jun 2018
10 Jul 2018
Kirsty Carter
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client is an instantly recognisable global organisation, they are innovation and action focussed and are seeking like a minded individual to join their team in a role that will be critical in leading and optimizing performance across a complex and fast pace transport network.


The role:
  • Leading a complex transport function on a group basis with national coverage supplying chilled products daily.
  • Taking responsibility for both identifying opportunities for transport improvement and identifying and implementing solutions.
  • You will lead recommendations with commercial feasibility, quality and service in mind to drive performance and develop working processes.
  • Working closely with teams to develop skills.
  • Developing and delivering an effective Transport strategy for the business as the group continues to grow.



Your experience:
  • You should have experience gained within a fast paced distribution or fulfillment environment that includes managing multiple sites, multi-temperature experience would be advantageous
  • This should include analytical and commercial skills to identify, influence and implement change both strategically and tactically.
  • With exceptional communication skills you will be at home both in a hands-on capacity working directly with operational teams as well as a more strategic capacity justifying a business case to reflect the most effective cost, quality and service levels to customers.
  • An engaging leader you’ll be able to show how you get the best out of large teams.