Assistant Operations Manager - Transport

Recruiter
Kestrel Temperature Controlled Services
Location
Grantham
Salary
Competitive, Negotiable DOE
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Assistant Operations Manager- Transport Location: Grantham, Lincolnshire Salary: Competitive DOE Contract: Full Time, Permanent Kestrel Temperature Controlled Services, a driving force in Temperature Controlled Logistics, currently have an exciting opportunity for an Assistant Operations Manager. The company has a fleet of approximately 30 vehicles ranging from 3.5 to 44 tonnes and a workforce of around 60 that are based from two depots. The customer base ranges from Blue Chip enterprises to Sole Trader ventures and encompasses all sectors of the food industry. Responsibilities will include: - To assist the operations team responsible for effective use of resources within both Working Time Directive and EU Drivers Hours regulations - To ensure completion of efficient route plans. - To work within and achieve budgeted targets - To work to strict deadlines, ensuring contingencies are in place. - To instil and foster a culture of pride in achievement - Encourage and promote effective communications with all levels of staff and customers. - To cost and quote for new business and identify opportunities. Applicants should have experience of meeting tight deadlines and working in a busy environment and will be required to control resources ensuring customer and business requirements are achieved while complying with legal responsibilities. A CPC Manager qualification would be advantageous. To apply for the positions, please submit your current CV for consideration in the first instance. STRICTLY NO AGENCIES Keywords: Operations Manager, Transport Operations, Transportation Manager, Transport Manager, CPC, Road Haulage, Senior Transport Manager, Assistant Transport Manager, Transport Operations Manager, Fleet Operations,