Logistics Manager

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Logistics Manager

  • Location: Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 30 days ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering Recruitment
  • Contact: Bryn Jones
  • Contact Email: bryn.jones@theonegroup.co.uk
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 07 August 2022
  • Job Ref: BBBH45306_1657273291

Are you excited about working with a high-end graphics business who provide cutting edge graphic installations for some really cool clients across a strong variety of industries?


How about a company who pride themselves on their strong culture and core values of being "One Team"?


If so, keep reading.


Company:


This company are a graphics installation business who are proud to support a range of sectors from live events and sports all the way through to heritage attractions and museums. No matter the scale, deadline, or complexity of the project, they are proud of their professionalism to deliver a high quality, impactful end result.


The Role:


As a Logistics Manager you will hold full accountability for the day to day running of the department to ensure that products are shipped correctly and safely, on time, to customer specification. You will work closely with the Fulfilment Manager to ensure the efficient flow of work through the facility as well as being responsible for all people management tasks and the continuous development of the processes and systems within the Logistics department.

Day to day activity will include:

  • Ensuring orders are prioritised effectively to meet customer dispatch dates.
  • Scheduling of jobs to Employed Drivers utilising all vehicles within the Fleet and planning of multi drop runs on single vehicles to reduce running costs
  • Management and organisation of all contracted delivery companies
  • Upkeep and running of all software programmes associated with overnight and same day couriers.
  • The collation of all consignment reports and distribution of POD's to the Client Services team.
  • Communicating the availability and capabilities of the Fleet vehicles to staff within the department and Production management.
  • Ensuring daily checks on Fleet vehicles are completed and recorded.
  • Developing and maintaining key customer relationships, internal and external, ensuring clear communication and effective resolution of service delivery issues
  • Covering the Fulfilment Coordinator during periods of absence


What is required:

  • In depth knowledge of shipping & logistics processes and experience in a managerial position within these areas
  • Experience in both National and International shipping
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced production environment · Knowledge of the digital print market.
  • People management and workforce planning experience
  • Experience of identifying and implementing continuous improvement initiatives.


We're looking for a motivated, proactive person looking to take on a key role in a growing company!