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Senior Transport Manager

Job description

Have a passion for a things transport and management related? Family owned Irish food company with over 90 years’ of history is looking for a passionate Transport Manager who will treat the business like their own!

Main Job Responsibilities

 

  • Leading and developing the Transport team members to provide a cost efficient, and customer focused service.
  • Ensuring that transport operations meet legal and customer compliance requirements.
  • Building the capability of the transport team to lead and drive continuous Improvement in line with strategic goals and objectives of the business.
  • Building close relationships with key stake-holders (Hauliers/Shipping lines) across the supply chain 
  • Validating compliance with National and International road haulage regulations.
  • Driving the Health & Safety culture in the team.
  • Reviewing and developing KPI’s.
  • Completing a monthly summary report of transport performance
  • Close monitoring of economic conditions (understanding and reacting to risks and opportunities that may impact service or costs)

 

 

Core job competencies & requirements: 

 

  • Min. Certificate Qualified
  • 5+ year’s relevant experience. 
  • Customs clearance experience
  • Track record of team leadership & development
  • Haulage and logistics procurement experience 
  • Facilitator/Problem solver
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills.
  • A positive and flexible attitude (Leader/Motivator)
  • Aptitude to take ownership of projects as required

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current job opportunity please contact Marcel Skolimowski on 021 4847 138 / marcel@sigmar.ie

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