Road Transport Supervisor

Full time, Permanent Vacancy


Janah is one of the world’s largest international shippers of thoroughbred horses.  Our mission is a straightforward one: to provide the best equine transportation service possible.


Janah Management Company Ltd is currently recruiting for a Road Transport Supervisor.  Reporting directly to the Shipping Director, your role will be to lead the Road Transport Team. Managing the planning and delivering of Road Transportation needs to our clients, and the effective and efficient shipment of horses by road, sea and air as required throughout the UK & Europe.


Previous knowledge and experience in the racing and shipping industry is preferred but not essential. The applicant also needs to have an understanding that the welfare of the horse is paramount, working within the required regulatory and industry standards at all times.


Specific Responsibilities:


  • Oversee all race-day horse movements.

  • Planning & supervising the operational movement of horseboxes, drivers & grooms within GB & Europe. Identifying the most suitable modes of transport to meet operational requirements.

  • Ensuring that all international and national road movements are carried out in a safe and secure manner.

  • Liaise closely with the Fleet and Transport Manager to ensure full compliance with all current vehicle and driver legislation & regulations.

  • Ensure seamless integration with the Air Transport team.

  • Supervise Road Transport Team personnel to ensure fair distribution of work, identification of training needs, delivery to the highest standards, adherence to company principles and standards and to ensure that all road transport needs are met.

  • Carry out staff supervision, support & performance monitoring, setting targets where appropriate to improve delivery.


In return, we offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits. To apply for this position, please send your CV and covering letter to:


Tilly Wright, HR Co-ordinator

Godolphin Management Company Limited, The Main Office, Dalham Hall, Duchess Drive, Newmarket, Suffolk,

CB8 9HE                                   

or email:


The closing date for this role is:  2nd March 2018

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