Transport Operations Manager

Reference: TJ99
Job Type: Permanent
Job Type: Full-time
Location: North Kent
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Perm
Working Hours: 40
Holidays: 28
Salary: £37500-£42500
Job Description:

Red Eagle (AGY) are working alongside a well established Produce Distribution Organisation with a network within North Kent

Our Client is looking for a experienced Transport Operations Manager .

A CPC holder. (National & International) is essential.

The Role

  •  You will be Reporting to the General Manager.
  • Ensure communication throughout the operation
  • Ensure that a best in class safety performance is delivered through a behavioural based safety culture.
  • To ensure the operation achieves targeted daily and weekly KPIs.
  • To ensure the department provides a quality first class service to each customer.
  • To ensure the department operates within the legal constraints of the operator’s license.
  • Ensure the operation is fully compliant with legislation and company tachograph policy were applicable and the operation complies with the Road Traffic Act;
  • Ensuring financial performance is within budget.
  • To participate in commercial reviews with the Senior Management.

You will need to be

  • Experienced of working within a fast pace logistics environment.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, establish effective communication with customer organisations and internal.
  •  influencing and negotiation skills.
  • Experienced in developing  customer relationships.
  •  Excellent commercial acumen – understand the dynamics of both open/ closed book operations
  • Able to manage conflict and tough conversations.
  • The business operates 24/7 therefore it is essential that you are flexible in your approach to work.
  • A CPC holder. (National & International)
  • Own Transport owing to location.

The role is based mainly in Darenth, on occasions you may be required to work in Paddock Wood.

How to apply:

For further information on this vacancy please contact:
Folkestone: 01303 851 133 E-mail:
Please quote the job reference and attach a recent CV if available.

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