Transport Manager €60k to €75k Dublin

  • Anywhere

The Role

  • To be fully responsible and accountable for the day-to-day management and leadership of the transport team
  • To ensure the retention and growth of customers through delivery of operational excellence
  • Promote, monitor, and maintain best practice in Health, Safety, Quality and Security
  • To ensure all work within their team is undertaken in compliance with legislation, industry standards, customs compliance regulations and company policies
  • Identifies, develops and implements, following review with their line manager, interventions/activities/process and procedure changes to the operational delivery of their team
  • Identify and remove operational inefficiencies within the department.
  • Deliver cost improvement plans to the business through efficiency improvements within the department.
  • Identify procedural gaps and improvements and implement process change to close and reduce risk to the business.

Requirements

  • Approx. 3-5 years relevant freight forwarding experience in a similar position – strong operational and industry knowledge
  • Have an excellent working knowledge of the regulations governing the carriage of dangerous goods, to
  • include ADR, IMDG and IATA. Qualifications pertaining to these would be an advantage.
  • Industry related Qualifications an advantage
  • Proven people management skills
  • Computer literate with intermediate level of Word, Excel, Outlook and Powerpoint
  • Strong communication (oral and written), influencing and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Confidentiality and discretion
  • Good numeracy and commercial acumen
  • Have strong leadership and people development skills
  • Be flexible to the requirements of running an operation that requires up to 24 hour / 7 day operation

To apply for this job email your details to luda@primtac.ie