Transport And Fleet Manager

  • £40K
  • Sittingbourne, Kent
  • Mainstream Group

Mainstream Group are one Kent’s leading recruiters to the transport and logistics industries. We are excited to be hiring a Transport & Fleet Manager for a major local Highways Services company here in Sittingbourne.

Roles & Responsibilities

Compliance & Fleet Maintenance

• Compliance and maintenance of fleet of 50+ vehicles

• Maintaining accreditation and auditing

• Fines, drivers hours and infringements

• Dealing with breakdowns

• Fleet insurance negotiations and claims


• Management of transport apprentice and logistics coordinator

• Driver recruitment

• Driving assessments

Finance & administration

• Service level agreements

• Negotiating vehicle lease deals

• Vehicle purchasing

• Negotiating diesel & AdBlue deals

• Liaising with front line departments

• Input/attendance of weekly planning meetings

• Periodical management and transport meetings

• Authorisation of transport related invoices

Skills & capabilities

• Transport Manager CPC

• Strong management

• Attention to detail

• Excellent organisational and communication skills

• Proven experience within a similar role

• Negotiation skills

This is a predominantly a Monday to Friday role but due to the nature of the industry a certain amount of flexibility will be required. Dependant upon experience and skill set the salary for this position is circa £40k.

If you have what it takes to succeed in this role please get in touch, in the first instance, by sending through your cv.

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