National Transport Operations Manager - Melbourne

Job Ref: 180572
Recruiting Office: Melbourne
Location: Melbourne
Classification: Road Transport

National Transport Operations Manager
$100,000 - $120,000 + Super + Package

Based: Melbourne

The Company

DH Appointments are working with a large national freight forwarding company to recruit this key position. With a presence in Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Sydney, our client is growing and looking for an experienced transport manager to take their business to the next level.

The role

Your role will be to look after interstate and local transport across the counrty with State Managers in each state reporting into this position.

Supervising a fleet of 16 Prime Movers, 70 trailers and 100 Sub-contract drivers as well as depot staff in each state this is a wide ranging role covering everything from scheduling truck movements, staff managment and development through to managing change processes, implementing efficiency imrovements and opening new depots.

As part of the senior management team you will also become involved with tender processes, customer meetings and facility management.

The company prides itself on its stable workforce and positive transparent staff culture. Part of your wide ranging remit your will be to ensure this is maintained throughout the necessary changes and growth phase, so communication skills and a pragmatic visible approach at all times will be required.

The role is national in nature so there will be an element of interstate travel with the role.


We are looking for:-

- Previous experience in a Transport Management role
- Ideally some experience of interstate transport operations
- Strong communication skills
- Good customer facing presentation
- Strategic thinking
- Experience implementing efficiency improvement initiatives

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please submit your CV by clicking apply or forward your application to

DH Appointments Australia are a true specialist in Logistics Recruitment with over 30 years’ experience, we have a network of over 109 offices throughout Austrlalia, the UK and Ireland and supply over 4,000 workers per day to over 1,500 clients.

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