Vehicle Delivery Manager

  • Job Reference: JB129
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2017
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £23,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People - Recruitment Specialists are recruiting on behalf of an established and expanding company based in North Bedfordshire who are moving to larger premises imminently. We are seeking a Vehicle Delivery Manager to join their growing team on a 12 month contract

You will be leading a team which is accountable for the delivery and collection of vehicles by their varied driver workforce of employed, self-employed and agency drivers ensuring that the daily operation is as effective and as efficient as possible

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Management of drivers and administration teams including accidents, operational reporting, internal and external customer complaints and management of the company's pool cars
  • Monitoring company standards and service provision to include driver standards and dress-code, vehicle spot checks and vigilance with regard to the misuse of company vehicles
  • Reviewing the department's costs regularly to ensure robust cost control in respect of absence, poor performance, vehicle damage, overtime etc.
  • All aspects of people management to include developing positive and professional workplace relations, promoting and maintaining company standards, creating a stable and reliable driver workforce, as well as recognising when there are performance issues and taking the right action to bring about improvement or using our disciplinary process.


If you are a talented and capable manager with proven people management skills, APPLY TODAY IN CONFIDENCE!


In return, our client is offering a salary circa of £22,000 - £25,000 DOE, 23 days annual leave and pension scheme.


Advancing People - Recruitment Specialists


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