Transport Manager

Location: Eastern Creek, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1812-165697
Salary: $0 - $120000.00 per annum
The Organisation

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Transport Manager to join an excellent and well established Australian owned company working within their supply chain networks.
The opportunity

As the Transport Manager, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Promote and maintain a collaborative environment by empowering your team to achieve all Supply Chain objectives
  • Develop and maintain strong viable relationships with transport companies, 3PL providers and peers
  • Build and expand your teams capabilities, ensuring robust succession and development plans are in place
  • Support the physical and mental well-being of team members by managing on call requirements to provide for suitable work/life balance
  • Encourage innovation and support continuous improvement within your team
  • Ensure customer service levels to the store and DC's are of the highest standards
  • Making safety and compliance your priority
  • Management of the transport budget
To be successful for this opportunity to work for an iconic business, with opportunities to improve and develop yourself you will have:

  • Substantial transport operational background, broad business management experience desirable
  • Exposure to transport management systems, routing systems, equipment control procedures and knowledge of equipment pools desirable
  • Advanced industry knowledge, with a working understanding of current transport legislative requirements (Chain of responsibility, Fatigue Management, Truck safe)
  • Considerable experience in managing transport contracts and relationships
  • Effective documentation capability, time management and demonstrated commercial acumen
  • Experience in managing people to collaborate with others to accomplish outcomes
  • Understanding of or exposure to large retail supply chains
  • Advanced knowledge with Microsoft Office Suite
If you are ready to take on a new journey and looking to further your experience and knowledge within the industry please APPLY NOW or get in touch for a confidential discussion.