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Fleet Manager (12 month FTC)

High Wycombe
9 months +

9 days left to apply

We are looking for a Fleet manager to have accountability for ensuring all vehicles offered by Taylor Wimpey are compliant, fit for purpose and meet the demands of the business whilst providing a first class service to support the business and HR management team. Reporting to the Head of Reward and Pensions this person will be expected to be the subject matter expert regarding the supply and management of the company vehicle fleet across our benefit car and business need population (company cars and vans) and ensuring that appropriate risk mitigation processes are administered in relation to “grey fleet” business drivers.

This is a pivotal role in delivering ongoing improvements to the service and cost saving initiatives reflecting the current legal, tax and environmental requirements for car schemes.

What you will do:

  • Implement the strategic change of fleet to maximise return on investment, driving improvement and development further strategies in this area.
  • To provide advice to the Head of Reward and Pensions to develop appropriate business goals, strategies and plans to ensure business metrics are met.
  • Make recommendations following full review of car fleet practices at Taylor Wimpey and deliver a minimum of £300k p.a. identified savings through, but not limited to, the following:
    • Change to eligibility criteria
    • Transition to Alphabet’s fully outsourced delivery model
    • Implement online systems including ordering, invoicing, and daily hire
    • Implement governance and reporting to support policy adherence and control
    • Better management of storage cars and daily hire
  • Take a leading role in renegotiation of contractual terms with the fleet provider Alphabet.
  • Review the fleet costs; maintenance, fuel, accident, and residual value to ensure that they are in line with agreed targets. 
  • Review MI provided by Alphabet and analysis of fleet data available to identify key trends and risk areas across the fleet.

What you will have:

  • Previous experience within procurement and supplier relationship management
  • Experience of dealing with multiple stakeholders and suppliers
  • Previous experience in a Fleet Manager role or equivalent
  • Finance and tax legislation experience within the fleet car sector
  • Strong stakeholder management skills.
  • Experience of delivering change of a company car scheme as an employee benefit in an HR function is essential

Individuals seeking employment at Taylor Wimpey should know that we foster a culture of inclusion and value diversity positively which creates a better workplace and delivers stronger outcomes. We commit to treating all our job applicants and employees fairly and with respect, irrespective of background, disability or any other protected characteristic. If you require any assistance with regards to reasonable adjustments during the application process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

What we will offer you:

Taylor Wimpey is a FTSE 100 business and one of the largest residential developers in the UK, building new homes and communities across England, Scotland and Wales. We are passionate about building new homes and communities with a focus on sustainability.

Our people are important to us and we want to make sure that we reward and recognise all the great work that they do. Our employees enjoy many standard benefits including access to the Taylor Wimpey House purchase discount scheme, pension (including company contributions) and quality health cover as well as many flexible benefits such as buying additional holiday days, retails discounts, free Bupa health assessments and so much more.  Our benefits work perfectly with our culture where you feel valued as a member of a successful team. 

We embrace diversity and look to develop our people in the skills and areas they are most interested in, leveraging the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies, skills and experiences that each person brings to the company.

The benefits we offer
Agile Working
House purchase discounts
Competitive Pension
Employee share ownership
Time off for charity work
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