Transport & Logistics Manager

Expiring today

Location
Swansea
Salary
GBP45000 - GBP50000 per annum +
Posted
18 Jul 2017
Closes
17 Aug 2017
Ref
13757468/001
Contact
Laura Frost
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Transport & Logistics Manager with strong commercial acumen and a creative spark to provide leadership to their existing logistics team. They are seeking a talented individual to join their friendly and professional team.

Client Details

My Client is a leading distributor with an extremley good presence in the UK.

Description

The Transport & Logistics Manager based in Swansea will be responsible for;

  • Report to the Regional Director

  • Responsible for all operational Regional Distribution and Warehousing

  • Oversee the Management of planning, organising and supervising the activities and resources of the Distribution Team

  • To be fully accountable to ensure that the Warehouse & Transport functions are legally compliant at all times, this will include servicing & maintenance, driver's hours, tacho downloads both driver and vehicle unit along with all training - drivers CPC, MHE and manual handling.

  • To significantly reduce Distribution costs while improving service.

  • Accountable for achieving agreed KPI's and Business Targets by maintaining and monitoring the effectiveness of deliveries.

  • Manage and work with the teams at the sites to control discipline, attendance and performance levels - service and cost, are in line with Company policy, expectations and transport regulations and legislation.

  • Perform analytics required (i.e. identify, qualify, quantify) and take the appropriate action.

  • Select and manage the Logistics Service Providers, integrating their services into a logistics network that ensures our business objectives are met in line with SLA's.

  • Manage service performance level to ensure consistent, reliable and timely delivery of orders to our customers.

  • Manage and work with the teams at the sites to control discipline, attendance and performance levels - service and cost, are in line with Company policy, expectations and transport regulations and legislation.

Profile

  • A Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • Be CPC National and / or International qualified (essential)
  • 5+ Years Warehouse & Transport management experience ( Warehouse Manager/ Transport Manager)
  • Have a good understanding of legal compliance, drivers hours and WTD's
  • Experienced within multi-drop environments and an understanding of working in a high pressured environment.
  • Have great communication skills both written and verbal
  • Have managed Financial budgets

Job Offer

For the successful Transport & Logistics Manager will receive a salary of c£40,000 - £45,000

    • Company Car
    • Bonus
    • Pension
    • Private Health Care