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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   6 September 2018
  • Salary:   £35000 - £40000/annum + Bonus + Benefits
  • Location:   Marlow
  • County:   Buckinghamshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   208426822
  • Company:   CV-Library
Job title: Logistics Manager

Salary: Up to £40,000 Plus Bonus and Benefits.

Location: High Wycombe, Marlow, Maidenhead, Hurley, Slough, Henley-on-Thames

Evolve Recruitment are currently seeking a Regional Transportation Manager to work within the supply chain department. Our client is a worldwide leader in Consumer and Professional goods, with global sales of $5.5bn and over 22,000 employees. In this position, the successful candidate will be the main point of contact for transportation matters for the company’s Sales Business Units in Europe. The Regional Transportation Manager will be required to travel to Europe extensively. The ideal candidate would preferably have experience with outbound road transportation.

Key Responsibilities:

·The Regional Transportation Manager will be responsible for transportation matters relating to a minimum of one warehouse in Europe.
·Providing quarterly reports to SBU’s on shipping profile and costs.
·Responsibility for the management of certain carriers from End-to -End.
·The Regional Transportation Manager will be supporting Strategic Transportation Projects.
·Improving Project management continuously.
·Updating supporting tools and brand reports alongside assisting IT teams & Supply Chain to provide technology and process training to the user community.
·Documenting transport costs.
·Constantly looking to improve project management.
·Checking Transport Invoices.
·2nd level escalation for day to day Transportation Issues.
·EDI project management.
·Extensive travel to Europe is required; at last 3 days per week for 3 weeks per month.

Key Skills:

·Bachelor’s degree in Logistics Administrator (or similar).
·The Regional Transportation Manager will need a minimum 2 years of experience in Logistics, (service provider or producing industry).
·An in depth understanding of European carrier networks and their services.
·An understanding of neutral Supply Chain Management services (4PL).
·An understanding of transport management systems.
·Good knowledge of shipment options.
·Experience with SAP ERP is advantageous.
·Generally strong IT skills.
·Thorough understanding of Customer Service functional responsibilities.

If you feel you have the skills and experience to bring to the Regional Transportation Manager role, please apply today at Evolve Recruitment, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey UK

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