Job Description

Location: Rochdale

Salary: £26,000 – £28,000 (DOE)

Consultant: Sadie Fielden

We are looking for an experienced Transport Assistant to join our client’s bright and sociable team within the Rochdale area. Overseeing a high-volume fleet of up to 77+ vehicles, you will be responsible for the associated compliance, any 3rd party accounts and daily inspections and report running.

What to Expect

  • Private Equity backed employer – will provide continuous support and development throughout your career in providing long-lasting careers
  • Newly refurbished open plan office, encouraging an inter-department supportive environment
  • Exposure to a top-grade employer with fantastic employee benefits package
  • Holiday entitlement increasing with length of service after 2nd year
  • Private healthcare & dental care schemes,
  • Wellness and mental health support services
  • Increasing company contributions to pension with length of service!

The Role

  • Liaising with management concerning the sourcing of new company vehicles in line with company budgets
  • Building longstanding and professional relationships with garages in finding broader opportunities when seeking labour costs & mechanics
  • Managing company log sheets in ensuring that data is exact and well-maintained with regards to company callouts, inspections, servicing, and repairs
  • Meeting specified targets associated with company compliance and legal requirements regarding fleet
  • Ensuring that vehicle insurance, tax, MOT are renewed on time and the scheduling and facilitating of MOTs/ work
  • Completing inspections of daily mileage, check sheets, service sheets in ensuring that all vehicles are roadworthy and legal
  • Ensuring that fleet Driver Handbooks and Fleet-associated Policies & Procedures are up to date recorded when issuing to Team Members.
  • Ensuring that all vehicle accidents/ near-misses process and procedures are followed correctly

Your Experience

  • Previous experience from within a similar role, i.e. transport/ administration
  • Full UK Driving Licence required
  • Communication and interpersonal skills, enabling you to build and sustain strong relationships
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to deliver reactive and proactive maintenance activities nationally

If you are interested in this position, get in touch today on 01706 712388 or email

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