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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   25 January 2019
  • Salary:   £60000/annum
  • Location:   Cheshire
  • County:   Cheshire
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209388286
  • Company:   CV-Library
A UK business have an opening for a project driven Logistics Manager to join their thriving business, offering £60k and commutable from the Cheshire area.

Key responsibilities:

- Lead a senior team to ensure smooth and effective logistical operations, and strategically planning for future development of the business

- Ensure all resources are adequate across the operation for a timely delivery of goods to around 800 stores UK wide

- Develop and lead a project team of 15 members to improve all logistic operations, saving cost and improving efficiency

- Ensure Health and Safety is of paramount importance throughout the operation, improving standards where necessary

- Improve IT capabilities and/or resource new platforms where necessary

- Work within the stated P&L budget, creating savings where possible

- Measure and develop all warehouse and transport KPI's, ensuring targets are delivered by the transport and warehouse managers

- Regularly report on all operations, costs and projects to the General Manager, and having the capability to step up when required

Ideal qualities:

- Experience of managing both transport and warehouse operations in an FMCG environment

- Strong knowledge of H&S and Transport compliance regulations

- Keen eye for continuous improvement

- Experience of leading projects to successfully saving money and improving operations

- PRINCE2 qualification - desirable

- Knowledge of various WMS

- Able to lead and develop a small senior team to success

- Experience of managing P&L budgets

If you are interested in this position, please apply below or send your CV to Phil Ainscow at

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