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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   8 May 2020
  • Salary:   £45000 - £50000/annum
  • Location:   CV5, Canley, Coventry
  • County:   West Midlands (County)
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   212034353
  • Company:   CV-Library
The company

Leading privately-owned manufacturer of consumer products for the Food Storage and Preparation, Housewares, Storage and Gardening sectors

The role

Reporting directly to the Owner/ Managing Director, responsible for managing all aspects of Warehouse & Transport functions and site and facilities management.

Key responsibilities

* Manage all warehousing, logistics and transport operations across two sites

* Responsibility for the company’s small in-house fleet

* Full facilities management of a large site

* Direct reports, Warehouse Supervisors and Transport Manager.

* Order fulfilment

* KPI management and OTIF

* Health and safety

* Budgeting and P&L

* Inventory integrity

* Manage the operational strategy of the site

* Process improvements

The candidate

* Strategic thinker

* Good planning and organisation skills

* People engagement and management skills

* Ability to foster a strong team ethos with people engagement and management skills

* Demonstrate skills in working collaboratively and encouraging high performance through teamwork

* Customer focused

* Have a ‘can do’ customer centric approach in a ‘hands-on’ environment

* Pro-active and highly self-motivated

* Manage multiple projects

* Able to work under pressure and to tight deadlines

* Good communicator

* Staff development

* Comfortable using WMS

This vacancy offers candidates with a passion to succeed an opportunity to join a company in the West Midlands with very exciting growth opportunities

Please note that we endeavour to reply to all applications received but this is not always possible owing to the large number of applications we receive. If you have not heard from us within 14 days of your application, you should assume your application has been unsuccessful

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