Transport Manager

Location: Southwestern Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Chris Barr

The client

With a heritage spanning 100+ years and over 120 locations across the country, our client is one of Australia's leading equipment specialists supporting a diverse range of industries from construction and mining to government and trade specialists with the best equipment to get the job done and successfully deliver projects no matter how big or small. Due to an internal move, they are looking for a Transport Manager based in Sydney covering East Coast (NSW, QLD & ACT)

The role

Reporting to the National Transport Manager, the Transport Manager is accountable for the delivery of an efficient, effective and safe transport operation, working closely with state business units and branch network to implement national strategies and identify and execute business improvements to create a best in class transport management function. The Transport Manager for the East Coast will be tasked with creating a culture of safety and compliance whilst managing the chain of responsibility, customer service and delivering cost control programs and standardisation of operations

About you

We are looking for a forward thinking, progressive and established Transport Manager who has a proven track record in transport operations and logistics with a deep understanding of OHS, and transport legislation and regulations. In addition you will be able to demonstrate your abilities and expertise in the following:

  • Implementing strategic initiatives, processes and procedures to deliver safe, efficient and cost effective transport solutions
  • Confident negotiator, consultative and directive in approach with strong influencing skills to driving outcomes
  • Track key performance indicators, identifying opportunities and take action to achieve operational and safety excellence
  • Develop and maintain high levels of customer confidence in products and transport services
  • Natural leader of people who can support, train and develop future transport management talent

What's on offer

Highly competitive salary with car allowance and bonus. In addition our client offers flexible work arrangements.

Click on Apply or contact Chris Barr on 02 8024 7145 for a chat