Logistics Manager (Inbound)
This role will be responsible for ensuring the timely delivery of all inbound operations & overseeing the day to day 3PL management.
This is a critical role for the business that's needed to take the operation to the next level. You will be responsible for managing all inbound freight, working closely with our factories & logistics partners to ensure a smooth & efficient journey of the goods. You will be a strong negotiator and have great knowledge of inbound 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
Build processes from the ground up in relation to Shipping & Transport
Oversee 3PL operation ensure documentation & any other relevant information is available to themRequirements
Prior experience in an inbound/outbound related role
Ecommerce 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 E-Com company looking to employ an outstanding inbound professional.
Competitive salary, DOE
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