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Transport Manager

Driving & Logistics
£40,000 to £45,000 Per Annum
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For more information about this job please contact:

Sarah Rushton
01707 377088

Osborne Appointments are recruiting for an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Transport Manager on a Permanent basis, for a well-established client in Radlett

Working hours: Working Monday to Fridays between the business hours 7am-7pm, but likely 8am-5pm (40 hours a week)
Salary: £40-£45,000 depending on experience


  • Lead and Manage direct Reports and contractors
  • Ensure regular communication with managers to understand work in progress and planned future work
  • Carry out  disciplinary matters in line with company policies and procedures
  • Monitor Staff time keeping, performance and productivity ensure any issues as resolved
  • Manage staff holidays and availability to ensure work is covered
  • Ensure Timesheets are returned singed.


  • To approach and resolve any customer issues arising with professionalism, and recorded when required
  • To  develop and increase business with existing customers
  • To develop and increase business with new customers.
  • To develop strong working relationships with clients, ensuring good working relations, and contract specific instructions handled and recorded in writing
  • Ensure invoices are raised and completed on a weekly basis

Health and Safety and Legislation:

  • Ensure all incidences of injury and  damage investigated and action taken to ensure no re-occurrences
  • Ensure near misses, incidents and incidents or accidents are reported and assist with investigations if required
  • Monitor, review and assist in the compilation of  risk assessments or method statements
  • Ensure that all areas of transport legislation are compiled in particular  records involving  tachographs and maintenance.


  • Ensure  all legislative requirements are adhered to around maintenance, tachograph and licensing law and in accordance to company policy and procedures
  • Ensure full driver debriefs are undertaken and all paperwork submitted completed correctly
  • Ensure all work deliverables are accurate , on time and using correct reporting procedure
  • Monitor PPE, tools equipment plant and procured services ensuring they are allocated correctly.
  • Procurement up to the approved value


  • International CPS
  • Good Knowledge of DSA requirements and maintenance of Tachograph legislation
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft packages
  • Ability to price and recourse jobs on adhoc basis
  • LGV 1 Licence – Desirable

Personal specification:

  • Highly motivated
  • Knowledge Transport Industry
  • Great Attention to detail

If you are interested in this position, please apply direct with your CV, or call to Speak to Sarah and discuss further on 01707 377088

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy, which is being advertised by Osborne Appointments, who are acting as an employment agency / business. Your application will be considered in competition with others and we will contact you within 3 working days.

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