Transport Solution Design Manager

Location
Birmingham
Salary
GBP50000 - GBP55000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted
03 Aug 2017
Closes
02 Sep 2017
Ref
13818098/001
Contact
Jessica Ingram
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client, a leading 3PL with a base in Birmingham, are currently recruiting for an experienced Transport Solution Design Manager to add to their growing team.

This is a fantastic opportunity for solutions professional to grow with a market leader in the logistics field.

The ideal candidate will have previous management experience, and be confident on either Ortec or Paragon planning tools.

Client Details

A leading 3PL based in Birmingham.

Description

The solution design manager will develop transport solutions that meet the need of new and existing customers. You will work closely with operations and process support to ensure maximisation of opportunities.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Develop delivery solutions to meet corporate standards
  • Assist sales team in securing new clients
  • Manage additional business and new solutions for existing clients
  • Provide project support to operational team
  • Develop internal relations between contract managers and planning team
  • Improve service standards in line with customer requirements
  • Influence strategic planning, network design, and system development
  • Plan and manage day to day activities to facilitate progression of projects
  • Ensure that all data is analysed in an analytical and timely manner

Profile

Key Skills:

  • Degree educated
  • Advanced user or Ortec or Paragon
  • Advanced user of excel
  • Must be able to present to clients
  • Ability to manage multiple projects
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Strategic mindset
  • Network design and transport experience

Job Offer

Salary on offer is between £50,000 and £55,000 + Car + Bonus