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International Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   7 January 2021
  • Location:   Cambridge
  • County:   Cambridgeshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   212976150
  • Company:   CV-Library
We’re working with an innovative organisation on the outskirts of Cambridge, currently going through an extended period of growth, who are searching for a Logistics Manager with a quite specific skillset for a new position within their team.

Due to the needs of the business candidates must have experience dealing with Amazon ideally on an international level, and there is a strong preference for experience working with Netsuite though Amazon exposure without Netsuite would be considered. This role could be split between office and homeworking, but you would need to be able to travel to the office 2/3 days per week minimum.

Reporting into the Director, Tasks and responsibilities of the Logistics Manager will include but won’t be limited to:

Plan all import shipments – up to 20 containers a month

Look at 3rd party warehousing cost and benefits

Be accountable for all stock movements from point of ordering, through to sale

Look to make cost and efficiencies when importing from the far east

Efficient stock balancing between warehouse locations

Look to streamline, bring cost saving and efficiencies in sending stock to Amazon - manage all Amazon shipments with a focus on cost efficiencies

Required experience

Have experience with dealing with far east container shipments, including efficiency planning (essential)

Experience working with Amazon (Essential)

Strong analytical & excel skills

Netsuite or similar ERP experience

Confident negotiator

Experience dealing with haulage and freight companies within the UK and internationally

Be happy to review current processes / costs and take change of making improvements

Experience within a multi-warehouse business

Able to work independently and self-sufficiently

Experience in dealing with 3P warehousing

This is a fantastic opportunity to take a position at an innovative organisation going from strength to strength. Due to the location of the company, this position is commutable from Peterborough, Cambridge, Sawston, Huntingdon, St Ives, Kings Lynn, Bury St Edmunds, Newmarket, Soham, St Neots, Milton Keynes, Norwich, Bedford, Peterborough, London or Corby.

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