Logistics Manager

Location
Manchester
Salary
GBP40000 - GBP50000 per annum +
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Ref
13864000/001
Contact
Nick Wadding
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A challenging yet exciting role within a company who's operation is unique to any other in the North West.

We are looking for a Logistics Manager who's worked within a manufacturing environment and has experience in managing 3rd party Logistics providers and ensuring all agreed service levels are met.

Client Details

A growing manufacturing business who have embraced the latest technologies within Logistics, they are forward thinking and are purely focused on delivering the best service to their customer.

Description

  • Manage day to day internal Logistics operations
  • Daily/Monthly/quarterly reviews with internal 3PLs in coordination with Logistics Services.
  • Keep the team prepared on contingency plans defined to assure efficient operations.
  • Stock level management and required readiness when lack of stock coordinated with other teams involved.
    Control internal logistics costs
  • Manage service contracts defined by Logistics Services.
  • If required, manage all fleet including FLT's, cherry pickers and mobile platforms.
  • Own area maintenance requirement co-ordination with mill maintenance team
  • Co-ordinate and audit satellite warehouses (as an extension of mill warehouses) in coordination with Logistics Services.

Profile

The successful Logistics Manager will meet the following criteria:

  • Previous experience of managing 3PL's within a manufacturing environment is essential.
  • Operational background within Logistics is preferred.
  • Ability to build strong internal and external relationships.
  • You will need to be highly analytic and be able to identify areas of improvement.
  • Degree qualified or equivalent would be preferred.

Job Offer

£40,000 - £50,000 + 10% bonus + life assurance + 4% pension + 24 days holiday including bank holidays.