Winner - Best Transport and Logistics Recruitment Provider
Motor Transport Jobs – ‘Winner’ – Best Transport and Logistics Recruitment Provider
Given the challenges of recruitment in the logistics and transport sector, and the demand to increase exporting and importing within the UK, we felt that Motor Transport Jobs (and Logistics Job Shop) are taking immense strives in digitalising the sector and providing detailed information and databases of drivers within the haulage sector. That’s why we awarded David Coombes from Motor Transport Jobs as winners for the Best Transport and Logistics Recruitment Provider at the Trade Finance Global Recruitment Awards for Excellence.
In 10 words or less, what does Motor Transport Jobs do?
A niche online resourcing platform for the distribution industry
Where do you see transport and logistics recruitment in the next 3 years, and what do you see as the main global trends in the sector?
The industry has significant challenges around skills gaps and labour shortages, particularly in regard to LGV drivers
Therefore recruitment in this industry will continue to be demanding with a need to innovate around new ways of attracting and retaining talent
What is changing in the transport and logistics market?
There is a lot of M&A activity with the need to leverage critical mass and create pan European and global service offerings
We are very pleased to receive this award from TFG
It vindicates our belief in the need to focus our recruitment activity using a digital platform to support the recruitment challenges that the transport and logistics industry faces.
David Coombes Managing Director, Motor Transport Jobs, part of Logistics Job Shop Ltd
What is the strategic focus of Motor Transport Jobs in the short to medium term? (1-5 years)
To continue to offer a high quality and cost effective online recruitment service
Look to build other niche related resourcing platforms and work with the industry PMOs in providing talent pools to address the increasing skills challenges
About the Author
Trade Finance Global (TFG) assists companies with raising debt finance. While we can access many traditional forms of finance, we specialise in alternative finance and complex funding solutions related to international trade. We help companies to raise finance in ways that is sometimes out of reach for mainstream lenders.