Transport Manager (Home Delivery)

£30,000 - £35,000

Derbyshire - Permanent

Posted: 2 weeks ago

Ref: D0027127



Transport Manager – Castle Donington

£30k – £35k 

We absolutely love this client – they take such good care of their employees and this is a really exciting time to be joining this expanding business. This role has been newly created to head up a new division which will offer a home delivery service, direct to the public.





  • You will be responsible for all report running and so it is essential that you are experienced in using Microsoft Excel.
  • You will have an excellent knowledge of the UK for geographical routing for deliveries
  • You will lead a team of Home Delivery Drivers to deliver a first-class home delivery service to customers
  • Ensure all KPI’s, such as operational and financial targets are met as required
  • Provide regular feedback, ensuring delivery teams are fully briefed/debriefed on a daily basis on company news, KPI performance, process changes, etc…
  • Engage and motivate your team to ensure a positive and constructive workplace
  • Drive compliance around the Road Traffic Act and any other appropriate legislation such as working time directive, Equality Act, Health & Safety, etc.
  • Work efficiently to tight deadlines to ensure customer satisfaction targets and service targets are adhered to in line with our values and behaviours



  • An experienced manager with relevant experience in a transport environment for Home Delivery.
  • Team player who is able to lead the team in a positive, hands on and professional manner
  • Organised, committed to excellent customer service and passionate about quality
  • Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Proactive and flexible in your approach, a self-starter who is driven to achieve
  • Keen user of computerised scheduling, driver management packages and MS Office applications such as Word, Excel, etc…


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