An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a transport and logistics business at their Dover office as they look to recruit an International Transport Manager.
Reporting directly to the Head of International Operations the purpose of this role is to manage the Full Truck Load and Fleet department which consists of 100+ trucks and 3rd party traction hauliers.
To be considered for this role you must have at least 3 + years Senior Planner experience or International Transport planning experience. You will be an effective communicator, able to manage a team and provide advice, guidance and coaching to the staff, ensuring maximum efficiency and provide a high level of customer service for clients throughout the UK & Europe.
You will also have demonstrable experience of leading a team with proven experience in a people facing role, have strong communication skills have had International Transport Planning experience with a strong focus on own fleet/3rd party traction operations
About the role:
* Management and monitoring of the Fleet's performance, providing weekly reports to Senior Management
* Manage the 100 + trucks and have demonstrable experience of planning and dealing with the complexities of a large number of vehicles throughout Europe
* P&L responsibility for the FTL Fleet department and Groupage department.
* Commercial awareness of European Export and Import pricing to complete tenders and be able to provide pricing on fleet costings.
In return you will receive a competitive salary, hours are M-F 08.30-17.30 (1 hour lunch) 28 days holiday (including 8 bank holiday)
CV in Word format please.
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