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Therefore, we are always on the look out for individuals with the right attitude and experience within our industry. If this sounds like you contact us below to join our dynamic and growing team.

 

 

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Transport Team Manager

Transport Team Manager, full time

 

Are you an experienced people Team Leader/Manager seeking an opportunity to use your people management skills in a new sector?  Our role does not require experience of managing vehicles or logistics, but it does include some driving and delivery/collection work.

 

THX is aspiring to be the hire company of choice to specialist contractors where on-time delivery/collection and reliability is paramount.  We are aiming to provide our services to 80% of high-rise construction projects in London, while also servicing sites across most of England.  Exceptional customer service is critical to our success and we pride ourselves on delivering and collecting on time, at least 98% of the time.

 

We are looking for someone with strong leadership skills and the ability to build effective relationships in order to drive individual performance.

 

It is essential that you bring:

  • Experience of managing teams where high-quality customer service is essential
  • Experience of managing the performance and behaviour of others, informally and formally
  • Experience of motivating individuals and teams
  • Excellent people and team management skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Good communication skill, written and verbal
  • Compliance oriented – honesty, integrity, and reliability
  • Strong interpersonal and influencing skills.

 

In this role you will:

  • Manage THX’s transport team, ensuring deliveries and collections are on time in accordance with ours KPIs and professionally managed
  • Lead the transport team to ensure safety, whilst innovating to ensure efficiency and accuracy
  • Learn from other team members and challenge existing methods
  • Encourage and facilitate the sharing of good practices to enhance team performance
  • Motivate the transport team to ensure team members remain energised and alert
  • Promote professional and courteous attitudes, behaviours and communication
  • Manage people and vehicle resource levels to ensure customer requirements are met efficiently
  • Identify and address performance issues
  • Oversee delivery and collection scheduling and management of our vehicle fleet, ensuring routes are effective and efficient, while the fleet is well-maintained and safe.
  • Manage and report incidents
  • Undertake Customer Delivery Operative duties as required, including delivering and collecting our products.
  • Maintain FORS Compliance

 

This role does not require a vehicle operator licence and a standard manual driving licence is sufficient for the driving duties.

 

Please send your CV with a covering letter to Steve Ward, HR Consultant, at [email protected]

 

NO AGENCIES PLEASE.

 

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