Transport Manager

Requisition Id:  369956
Business Unit:  XPOE Transport

Redhill, GB, RH1 5GJ

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Ready for a change? Looking for a role that you can develop into? Are you a hands-on Transport Manager ready for your big break? We are looking for someone like you. We’re currently recruiting for a Transport Manager, working Mon to Fri 7am to 4pm, to be based at our site in Redhill, supporting our Pasquill Timber contract.


Pay, benefits and more:


We’re looking to offer a salary of up to £46,000 per annum. In addition, we offer 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), as well as the option to buy additional days. You’ll have access to a variety of high street discounts as well as a cycle to work scheme, a workplace pension and many other perks.


What you’ll do on a typical day:


  • Support the General Manager with adherence to all compliance and legal obligations with a huge emphasis on safety, deputising in their absence
  • Assist with executing the daily plan for all deliveries and collections, with a keen eye on resource available at site and keep the customer updated
  • Ensure all process and procedures are followed and that we operate a safe and efficient environment
  • Provide leadership and guidance for the Transport team to enable them to meet objectives, encouraging open communication


What you need to succeed at XPO:


  • Management CPC is essential
  • Class 2 LGV licence holder - Desireable NOT essential
  • It’s important you have exposure of working in a fast-paced environment – no two days will be the same and we need you to think on your feet
  • Previous experience supervising and developing a team within a transport environment
  • Every day you’ll need to have an eye on continuous improvement of operational efficiencies and fleet performance - do you have a track record of improving things?


Be part of something big. 



XPO is a leading provider of world-class solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here. 

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