Transport Manager of the Year 2024

 

Transport Manager of the Year 2024 competition now open for entries! 

 

The competition for Transport Managers to showcase their extensive knowledge and professional expertise and be recognised by their peers and other industry professionals is now open for entries!

 

Supported once again by BP and open to all Transport Managers who either currently hold or are working towards their CPC qualification, the competition is the ideal opportunity for all entrants to showcase their talents and knowledge! 

 

The competition allows transport managers to demonstrate their understanding of the industry and professional expertise whilst being recognised by their peers and industry professionals. To win this prestigious title, each participant will take part in virtual assignments delivered in a flexible and remote way, with the winner's presentation taking place at the Logistics Awards at the Park Plaza Hotel in London on 12th December.  All finalists and a guest will be invited to the winner's presentation for FREE before the title and prizes are awarded. 

 

Our 2023 winner was Chris Pratt of EPD Insulation Group who was awarded first place in the competition at our Birmingham Transport Manager conference on 30th November. Our runner up is Sarah Wilkes-Jones from Brakes and two finalists are Fiona Hamilton from Constellation Cold Logistics and Andrew Moore from FareShare Midlands. 

 

What our winner said:

“Looking back from when I started my career as a van driver aged 17, I have always been motivated and found ways for me to grow within the transport industry. From enrolling myself on the ‘Young Driver Scheme Initiative’ aged 18 to becoming the transport manager at EPD Insulation Group. I am very grateful for the support of my team and EPD Insulation Group. With the encouragement, support and teamwork within EPD Insulation Group, I was able to become a finalist for Transport Manager of the year nominations. I was very proud to be announced as the winner of 2023, and being surrounded by the highest calibre of representatives in the logistic industry was the icing on the cake. Encouraging young people into the industry is important to me. I feel Transport & Logistics is not encouraged enough as a career for young people.”

Chris Pratt, Transport Manager of the Year Winner 2023. 

 

 

Do you know or could you be the next Transport Manager of the Year? 

 

Logistics UK is officially approved as a government funded apprenticeship training provider.  Our apprenticeship offers guarantee to be high-quality and fundamental in upskilling your existing employees and attracting new talent into your business.

Apprentices will have the opportunity to attend many events we host throughout the year, including our TMCPC (Transport Manager CPC) conferences. Apprentices will also have access to our MAC (Member Advice Centre) briefings and campaigns to deepen their knowledge of the vast, evolving industry. Our e-learning platforms, publications, and resources to support apprentices are second to none. We are launching the Level 3 Transport Operations Supervisor in January 2024, enabling you to develop your employees into the Transport Managers of the future. Get further information here, or join us at our next apprenticeship webinar on 18 April to find out more.

Transport Manager of the Year presentation

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Supported by:

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Prizes:

First place - Transport Manager of the Year: 

£1,000 holiday voucher 

Second place - Transport Manager of the Year

£500 shopping voucher 

 

Competition stages:

Stage 1: Statutory requirement testings. Taking place end-May to  early June (2 week allowance). 

Stage 2: Case study submission. Taking place mid-June to mid-July (4 week allowance). 

Stage 3: Online interview. Taking place. Taking place end-July to August (1 hour allowance).  

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