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Senior Logistics Manager

  • Job added:   28 June 2018
  • Salary :   £45000 - £55000/annum
  • Location :   Hungerford, West Berkshire
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   208149312
  • Company :   CV-Library
Senior Logistics Manager

We are proud to partner with a long-standing market leading brand
within the retail / e-commerce sector who are in search of a creative
and business savvy Senior Logistics Manager.With an already stellar
reputation they have recently set upon an ambitious transformation
project that involves major growth through increased market share and
competitor acquisition.

·Chance to work for an award-winning and highly respected retail
brand!

·Ethical, family orientated business with an amazing working
environment

·Huge potential for career growth and self-development

What is expected of you?

·Creation, implementation and management of a logistics and
distribution strategy

·Day to day operational management of the warehouse distribution and
logistics function

·Identify and implement new distribution processes to optimize
department performance

·Create a Data first logistics environment to ensure continuous
improvement throughout the distribution centre.

·Management of logistics budget to achieve quarterly and yearly
targets / forecasts

·Oversee all logistics / distribution staff providing support,
training and development underpinned by the company ethos.

·Project management of all logistics business projects

·Provide detailed insight and offer support to all key stakeholders
and departments to ensure optimum customer satisfaction

·Build solid and long-standing relationships with all 3rd party
suppliers through hands on management and reporting on performance

·Ensure that the logistics function is being given the best possible
price on all 3rd party services through regular price negotiation and
service review.

·business development, performance and service delivery plans to align
with overall business strategy

·Management of all health and safety standard and regulatory
requirements with the distribution function.

As a fast-growing business going through an ambitious a change
programme it is essential that the new Senior Logistics Manager is a
dynamic leader who can provide the following experience –

·Experience of defining and implementing distribution and logistics
strategy

·Experienced operational warehouse, distribution and logistics manager

·Experience of working within the Retail, FMCG or E-commerce sectors

·Solid experience of working with WMS/ERP systems to provide
departmental insight

·Record of successful business improvement and change project delivery

·Respected people manager with history of staff training, development
and management

·Excellent people and stakeholder management abilities

·Expert analytical abilities and report writing

If you match all the above criteria and you are excited by the
prospect of working with an award winning and highly respected
national retailer, then please apply.

Due to the number of applicants we can only respond to candidates
matching the above criteria

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