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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   14 February 2019
  • Salary:   £30000/annum
  • Location:   Leeds
  • County:   West Yorkshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209507651
  • Company:   CV-Library
Logistics Manager

Leeds, Ls11

£30K +

Sick cover for 8 – 12 weeks initially

Do you have previous Logistics experience?

Are you looking to start immediately?

An exciting opportunity has come up for an experienced Logistics Manager to join a Global beauty brand based in Leeds.

Main duties:

• Take ownership and responsibility for all negotiations regarding costs for Sea / Air and European Road Haulage requirements

• Be the Dangerous Goods specialist for all shipments

• Co-ordinate delivery of all Export orders / stock transfers from the UK going in to all other markets and DEM channel, including all communications and invoicing

• Review the use / need of 3rd party providers and consider improvements in partners provisions in order to make suggestions for operational improvements

• Ensure that all reporting and KPI requirements are completed in appropriate timescales

• Take ownership for all Master Data held within the Hub and ensure this is shared with country teams in appropriate timescales

• Monitor and become the first point of call for resolving any issues with the Track & Trace system

• Generate PO's for any logistics transportation, ensuring global strategy is implemented at all opportunities

• Arrange transport & delivery of any requirements for Visual Merchandise / urgent requirements between markets

• Support the Logistics team where necessary to ensure all requirements are met

Key Skills

• Maintain the process by which markets report global inventory levels.

• Provide management reporting on global inventory levels and inventory health, by market and by product.

• Provide information to the Supply Chain and market teams which drives reduction in Excess and Obsolete inventory, and to the Finance team so that the inventory provision can be managed

• Knowledge of Air & Sea Freight processes

• Knowledge of European Road Haulage

• Experience of dealing with logistics providers & ability to understand networks

• Warehousing & logistics experience.

• Experience within a fast-moving, international consumer business (Experience in e-commerce distribution would be ideal)

• Sound commercial understanding and numerical skills.

• Ability to work autonomously, plan and organise own workload and to work within timescales / tight deadlines

• Enthusiastic and hands-on style, capable of resolving day-to-day issues.

Benefits, weekly pay, accrued holidays, pension, kitchen facilities, opportunity to work for a Global beauty brand and more.

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