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Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   1 February 2019
  • Salary:   £50000 - £60000/annum benefits
  • Location:   Edinburgh
  • County:   City of Edinburgh
  • Job Type:   Permanent
  • Reference:   209428272
  • Company:   CV-Library
We are currently recruiting a Logistics Manager for a fantastic medium sized business based in Edinburgh. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing company in a 'hands-on' senior management position with an international scope.

Managing a head office team and reporting into the Operations Director, responsibilities of the role will include:

* Leading the logistics operations domestically and internationally

* Leading and developing the logistics team

* Managing the relationships with multiple third party warehouse and freight providers, ensuring compliance to SLA's

* Managing future tendering processes, owning negotiations

* Overseeing all inbound and outbound movements of products

* Ensuring the business is compliant with customs regulations

* Developing, maintaining and reporting relevant KPI's

Applicants should be able to demonstrate:

* Experience working in a similar role within warehouse, logistics and distribution, retail/ecommerce advantageous

* Experience managing and developing a team

* A good understanding of international logistics/import/export

* Experience managing, influencing and developing relationships with third party providers

* Strong analytical and systems knowledge

* Willingness to roll up sleeves and get stuck in

The successful candidate can expect a based salary between £50,000 and £60,000 plus a bonus and other benefits.

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