Deputy Transport Manager
An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven and hardworking individual to join a thriving company. Initially this role will be on a fixed 6 month contract but it is very likely that this role will turn permanent for the right candidate. This role would suit a candidate who is looking to develop a career in a stable environment with an experienced team around them. This role carry's a lot of responsibilities so the successful candidate will have to be extremely hardworking, organised, and composed under pressure. Principal Accountabilities: • Responsibility for the following areas within the business: Assist Transport Manager in managing transport office and drivers in accordance with Company Procedures, good practice and Health & Safety requirements. Assist Transport Manager in managing office staff and general administration matters in accordance with Company Procedures, good practice and Health & Safety requirements. Management: • Operating transport office in accordance with Directors / Managers instructions whilst complying with Company policy, Health & Safety and Environmental controls. Key Working Relationships: • Customers, drivers, office staff, workshop staff and senior staff within the Rabbit Group. Essential Functions: Transport: • Assist Transport Manager in managing Main Office and responsibility for all transport matters. • Operate transport fleet in a profitable manner whilst complying with road traffic law and Health and Safety considerations. • Download digital tachograph records and forward same to FTA. • All tacho infringements to be briefed to drivers with Transport Manager and Driver Foreman's assistance. • Vehicle service plan with Workshop Manager. • Assist Transport Manager in Driver discipline including hiring and firing. • Saturday cover when required. • Point of call with Transport Manager for any out of hours transport/office problems. Admin: • Sub-contracting work. • Ensure good customer relations are maintained at all times. • Motivating and supervising office staff. • Insurance with PA. • Any duties necessary to maintain and promote the Company business. • Deal with customer complaints in a timely manner. • Represent the company in a professional manner at all times.
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