DRIVER/ FLEET MANAGER

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£30000.00 – £40000.00

A Driver/ Fleet Manager with strong experience is needed to join a taxi and executive service based in Surbiton. Joining a friendly team, you will play a key role in which you are responsible for overseeing the safe and efficient operation of company vehicles, ensuring compliance with regulations, optimising routes, managing driver training and performance, and collaborating with teams to enhance customer service.

For three decades this company have been providing a trusted private hire and executive private hire service to businesses, organisations, and individuals. From their offices in Surbiton and Walton on Thames, they operate a fleet of quality vehicles including saloons, MPVs, executive and wedding cars.

Joining as a Driver / Fleet Manager your primary responsibility is to ensure the safe and efficient operation of company vehicles. This encompasses maintaining high standards of professionalism and customer service among drivers, overseeing driver recruitment and optimising routes for efficiency, and managing all aspects of driver training, schedules, and performance. Your role extends to collaborating closely with various teams, from operations to human resources, to enhance customer service, streamline fleet operations, and contribute to continuous improvement. Additionally, you’ll play a key role in compliance, documentation, fleet purchase decisions, fuel management strategies, and maintaining high service standards, making you pivotal in ensuring the overall success of the company’s transportation operations.

To qualify…you will be a Driver / Fleet Manager / Vehicle Fleet Manager / Fleet Operations Supervisor / Fleet Services Co-Ordinator or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record.
  • Proven experience as a driver, with a focus on passenger transportation.
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions on the road.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Basic knowledge of vehicle maintenance and troubleshooting.
  • Previous experience in the taxi and executive industry is desirable.

In return the successful Driver/ Fleet Manager can expect an exciting role with benefits that include competitive salary and commission structure, flexible work schedule, opportunities for professional development and growth plus much more.