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Transport Manager

Job Information
LocationRecruitment Agency / Vacancy in Cape Town, Waterfront
Job TypePermanent
EducationDegree in Transport Economics
Experience5 Years' Experience

Job Description

A Leader in the Transport and Freight Forwarding Industry is currently looking for a Transport Manager

Job Responsibilities

• Maintain high standard of utilization ensuring the productivity of all resources

• Effective route planning (Local / Cross Border)

• Effective vehicle utilization and driver optimization

• Involvement daily with all logistical requests from customers and finding suitable solutions

• Communicate with customers at all levels, daily

• Strong controlling of all costs. Fuel, wages, overtime, etc

• Applying discipline in line with the company’s disciplinary code. HR functions, interviewing of potential employees.

• Setting up staff KPI’s / revue quarterly

• Driver training matrix (DG training / 1st aid / firefighting / in cab assessments)

• Auditee when audited

• Assisting with Annual budgets

• Compiling monthly reports to customers based on Cost / Tons Moved / Km’s / Drops / Trips / Monthly Savings

• Follow up on late payments of transport invoices

Minimum Requirements

• Matric

• Degree in Transport Economics

• 5 years’ experience within warehousing environment

• 5 years’ route planning experience

• Cross Border experience

Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to or fax to 086 558 5110. You can also contact Stephanie on 021 555 0432

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