My Client is currently seeking a Logistics Manager to join their manufacturing business. The role will involve organizing the storage and distribution of goods. Ensuring that the right products are delivered to the right location on time and at a good cost. Managing the processes and people involved in the transportation, stock control, warehousing and monitoring the flow of goods
The successful candidate will need to have a very good understanding of the whole supply chain so they can co-ordinate it effectively and liaise with suppliers of raw materials, components, the manufacturers / producers, retailers, warehouse, agents and transport companies
Logistics Manager Key Areas of Performance
·Monitoring the quality, quantity, cost and efficiency of the movement and storage of goods.
·Analysing data to monitor performance and plan improvements and demand.
·Allocating and managing staff resources according to changing needs.
·Ensuring that the relevant documentations are created in a timely manner.
·Liaising and negotiating with customers and suppliers.
·Implementing and managing the relevant health and safety procedures and practises.
·Managing staff training issues and setting objectives.
·Motivating other members of the team.
·Setting team objectives.
·Ensure that the working environment is kept in a safe and tidy state.
·Working on new supply strategies.
·Work at all times in line with personal and departmental objectives & KPIs - striving for personal & business improvement at all times.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a skilled logistics professional to join an manufacturing company undergoing a sustained period of development and growth
Logistics Manager Skills/Experience Required
- Proven experience in a similar logistics role
- Strong people manager
- Experience in a manufacturing environment
Key Words Operations Manager, Depot Operations Manager, Logistics Operations Manager, Senior Logistics Manager, Logistics Manager
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