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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   5 April 2021
  • Location:   Coventry, West Midlands
  • County:   West Midlands (County)
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   213482104
  • Company:   CV-Library
Role Title

Logistics Manager



Role Profile

This is a fantastic new role within the business, that's needed to take the operation to the next level. You will be responsible for managing all logistics partners to ensure a smooth & efficient journey of the goods. You will be a strong negotiator and have great knowledge of freight costs and legislation with the ability to challenge prices & reduce shipping costs.


Manage all logistics costs challenging prices & taking a proactive approach to reducing costs.
Develop & maintain strong relationships with factories & shippers to ensure a smooth process for delivery of product.
Use data to inform your decision making & identify new ways of improvement.
Negotiate Rates, Terms where required and review SLAs.
Establish areas for improvement within the WMS and work alongside the team to support projects and implement change.
Oversee 3PL operation ensure documentation & any other relevant information is available to them.Requirements

Ecommerce/Retail experience is desirable
Commercially driven with an appetite to drive business improvements
Confident decision maker with the ability to effectively prioritise, get stuff done and work autonomously.
Strong attention-to-detail, excellent time management and organizational skills
Ability to demonstrate strong communication skills (verbal and written) and liaise with all members of the business including Senior Management team.Client information

My client is a high-growth retail company.


Competitive salary + Benefits

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