European Shipping & Freight Manager

Location
Milton Keynes
Salary
GBP50000 - GBP65000.00 per annum +
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Ref
13835554/001
Contact
Tom Newell
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As the Logistics Manager you will lead all European Logistics through freight consolidation and standardisation.

Client Details

We are currently recruiting for a Logistics manager for a global manufacturer based in Milton Keynes

Description

You will drive change and be an integral part of bringing together several divisions logistics operations and creating efficiency's across the business.

  • General responsibilities will include;
  • Carrier management and rates matrix,
  • Manage all Road, Part Truck and Groupage
  • Drive shared warehousing solutions
  • Conduct RFP and RFQ analysis for air and sea shipping
  • Analysis of freight spend and KPI's
  • Profile

    A successful candidate will have;

    • Custom Clearance knowledge
    • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent qualification
    • Demonstrated Logistics and Freight Procurement experience
    • Knowledge of WMS, (JDE)
    • Any European languages would also be beneficial

    Job Offer

    A competitive salary between £50,000 and 65,000 + fantastic benefits package.