Transport Manager

Republic of Ireland, Dublin
£25182 - £29379 per annum
13 Mar 2018
15 Mar 2018
Eoin Barber
Contract Type
Full Time

The Transport Manager will be responsible for managing the execution, direction, and coordination of all transportation matters within the organisation. This includes managing budgets, organising schedules & routes, ensuring that vehicles are safe and meet legal requirements, and making sure that drivers are aware of their duties.

Duties include but not limited to:

*Planning routes and load scheduling for multi-drop deliveries
*Booking in deliveries and liaising with customers
*Allocating and recording resources and movements on the transport planning system
*Ensuring all partners in the supply chain are working effectively and efficiently to
ensure smooth operations
*Communicating effectively with clients and responding to their requirements
*Booking sub-contractors and ensuring they deliver within agreed terms
*Directing all transportation activities
*Developing transportation relationships
*Monitoring transport costs
*Negotiating and bargaining transportation prices
*Dealing with the effects of congestion


*Proven work experience as a Transportation Manager, or similar role
*Solid knowledge of supply chain management
*Experience preparing and tracking orders
*Familiarity with logistics software
*Excellent organisational skills
*Ability to supervise and train staff
*Problem-solving abilities
*Qualification in Supply Chain, Logistics or relevant field is a plus or relevant
industry experience

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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