Transport Manager KBKB76166

Colchester, Essex
Competitive Salary
09 Jan 2019
06 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is one of the largest and oldest independent Builders’ Merchants in the east of England with fifteen diverse sites. They are able to meet the needs of the professional builder and decorator, and those of their private customers.

They are looking for someone to assist the Branch Manager in the profitable and professional operation of all vehicles while building and maintaining successful working relationships with customers and staff to achieve maximum sales potential and customer service.

Knowledge, skills and experience required

  • Previous sales/customer service experience is essential
  • Proven supervisory skills are essential
  • Knowledge of transport legislation is essential
  • Excellent organisational skills, e.g. stock management etc.
  • Excellent communication skills are essential
  • Ability to work on own initiative as well as part of a team
  • Knowledge of Health & Safety legislation is essential
  • LGV licence is preferred as is full clean driving licence
  • Relevant product knowledge preferred, ideally gained within a similar industry
  • Fork lift experience desirable

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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