Transport/ Logistics Manager- Timber- Manchester/Greater Manchester

Published:  21 March, 2018

Vacancy Number: 3328

Location: Manchester/ Greater Manchester

Salary: Negotiable dependant on experience

We are retained by a leading Timber Importer who, due to continued success the UK marketplace, they are seeking to recruit a TRANSPORT/LOGISTICS MANAGER to join their team in MANCHESTER/GREATER MANCHESTER

Duties and responsibilities

As a TRANSPORT / LOGISTICS MANAGER your responsibilities include:

· Strategically plan and manage logistics, warehouse, transportation and customer service

· Direct, optimize and coordinate full order cycle

· Liaise and negotiate with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers

· Keep track of quality, quantity, stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and efficiency

· Arrange warehouse, catalogue goods, plan routes and process shipments

· Resolve any arising problems or complaints

· Supervise, coach and train warehouse workforce

· Maintain metrics and analyse data to assess performance and implement improvements

· Comply with laws, and regulations

Skills required fulfilling the role

· Proven working experience as a transport / logistics manager

· Record of successful distribution and logistics management

· Demonstrable ability to lead and manage staff

· Proficient in standard logistics software

· Full Driving License

· Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects

· Excellent analytical, problem solving and organizational skills

Our Client’s business is rapidly expanding; therefore they are able to offer a very attractive salary package along with exceptional career advancement opportunities.

To apply or to find out more:

Consultant Fiona Hamilton

Tel No 01234 826450 Ext 5

E-mail fiona.hamilton@srsuk.com

Website www.srsuk.com

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