Subcontractor Manager

Job Description

Based at our site in East Tamaki, Reporting to the Operations Manager, your responsibilities will be to ensure the smooth running of our Subcontractor fleet.

As a confident communicator, you will continue to develop positive relationships with your team and key account clients.
Recruitment of Owner Drivers
Managing our existing fleet of 20-30 drivers
Support the fleet to achieve set KPI’s for levels of service performance and continually improve the level of pickup and delivery related on time service (DIFOT)
Customer Liaison person at an operational level e.g regarding delivery times, run changes
Ensure compliance with occupational health and safety standards
Conduct site safety and vehicle audits
Conduct toolbox talks, monthly memos and training
Contribute to growth within the business through proactive driver and client engagement

About you:
Minimum 2 years Transport Supervisor / Managerial experience
Excellent Admin skills and experience with Microsoft Office or G-Suite
Highly organised with strong attention to detail
Comfortable using and learning new systems and are tech savvy.
Focused and conscientious towards health and safety
Able to work autonomously
Excellent time management and is self motivated
Experience in relationship building and excellent customer service
Able to work in high pressure and stressful situations
Full Driver’s Licence

About Kings:
We are Australasia’s premier Metro Transport & Logistics provider. We specialise in providing urgent on-demand Courier, Curtainsider and Hiab Haulage services, as well as a range of customised permanent fleet solutions for clients.
Kings employ more than 800 staff and engage over 1300 subcontracted drivers with 7 major locations across Australia and New Zealand.
Our vision is to champion and foster strong partnerships as a team and with our customers. We believe in being collaborative, progressive, trustworthy and united.
We are dedicated to being environmentally responsible industry leaders.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time


Auckland City