Kuehne+Nagel Transport Manager in Donnington, United Kingdom
As we strive forward with continual growth, we have some exciting opportunities to join us at Donnington, Telford. We are looking for a Transport Manager who will be equally passionate as we are about the service we deliver and proud to be part of the team supporting our unique customer with highly specialist needs and requirements.
Kuehne + Nagel are seeking to appoint a Road Transport Manager to work within a small but dedicated team at 2 sites, DFC Donnington, Telford & Kinnegar in Belfast. The key responsibilities will be to ensure the transport department operates in a safe and efficient manner, which is fully compliant with all legislation. The post will be responsible for the compliant movement of ADR products, Classes 1 to 9 including 7x accepted packages and Non ADR goods as required.
Operating Licence holder for DFC, Donnington & Kinnegar sites
Manage transport resourcesat two locations Donnington, Telford & Kinnegar in Belfast – people,vehicle and costs. Up to 80 employees – 90 assets, (includes Prime movers& trailers) multi million pound budget. This role is at Donnington,Telford and you will be required to travel to Belfast once or twice amonth.
Effective management andleadership of transport team across the two sites.
Providing monthly reports inline with management and company requirements
Ensuring compliance isadhered to according to company and legislative requirements
Provide a culture ofimprovement and team effectiveness to ensure a strong team spirit and goodteam moralePromote effective, positivecommunication with staff, managers, internal and external customer toensure agreed service level achieved
Ensure all health and safetyobligations are met providing a legal and safe working environment thatconsistently exceeds quality standards
Responsible for taking careof the Health and Safety and to observe best practice and compliance withlegislation in the protection of the environment and conservation ofenergy
Develop operationalimprovements through an effective trained/flexible workforce focused ondelivering service improvements, accurate resource levels and costreductions
Your Skills and Experiences
Essential for candidate to hold a Managers CPC Nationalcertificate, although would prefer Managers CPC International certificate
Proven Transport knowledgeand experience. Excellent working knowledge of Transport legislation.
Experience within anoperations environment (preferably with moving hazardous products Class 1to 9) that demonstrates the capability to build, lead, manage and motivatea team.
Flexible leadership stylewith ability to motivate staff to achieve results.
Competent Numerate with goodattention to detail.
Good communication andinterpersonal skills
Competent Microsoft Officeuser including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Proven people managementskills and experience.
Good Reasons to Join
If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that you’re rewarded for your commitment and expertise. You will also have the opportunity to join the contributory Kuehne+Nagel pension plan and benefit from our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street or internet goods and services.
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