Fleet Technical Support Manager
Fleet Technical Support Manager - Yeovil This company is one of the UK's largest independent suppliers of building materials to the trade with sales of circa £170m. Due to continued growth and investment, they are looking to appoint a dynamic Fleet Technical Support Manager to join their Centralised Transport Team based in Yeovil Head Office. What will I be responsible for? The ideal candidate will have previous experience of working within a transport environment, either in a workshop supervisor or service desk management role. The successful candidate will play a key part in driving the department forwards and embracing the company ethos, working to support the Head of Transport, Transport Manager, and the administration team to provide technical support and guidance to the whole Group network, in connection with commercial vehicles, cars, MHE, LGV drivers, plant operators company car drivers, occasional drivers, grey fleet and those requiring hire cars. They must have the necessary technical knowledge to be able to discuss vehicle repairs with suppliers and negotiate and authorise expenditure on assets. They will also be required to assist in the technical configuration of assets for procurement, to deliver the optimum operational solution whilst ensuring compliance and practicality, liaising with leasing companies and other contractual asset suppliers. Who are they looking for? They must hold, or be prepared to obtain, a Transport Manager CPC and be included on the Company's operator licences. The role will be predominantly based in Yeovil head office, but they must be prepared to travel to any of their branches to assist with any technical issues/driver training required. Attractive salary plus company car. Rewards & Benefits As a hard working member of the team, you'll receive a whole host of great rewards and benefits which can include: - Competitive salary - 25 days holiday - Stakeholder Pension Scheme - Childcare Vouchers - Employee Recognition Scheme - Annual pay review - Employee Discount Card with discounts and savings on products in all their businesses - Life Assurance If you feel you have the skills and experience required to excel in the role of Fleet Technical Support Manager they want to hear from you.