Our Client is a leading Importer and Supplier of Fresh Produce to a wide portfolio of customers. Due to continued growth, we are now seeking a Logistics / Transport Manager on their behalf, to join the business in this key position.
The position of Logistics / Transport Manager will work closely with the Operations Manager, reporting to the MD, taking responsibility for the Warehouse, Transport and Logistics teams to ensure the department runs efficiently and achieves customer requirements.
Key responsibilities include:
Ensure effective and positive relationships are built & maintained with 3rd party logistic providers and freight forwarders
Oversee and positively manage all Warehouse and Logistics staff, including the management of company vehicles
Work with colleagues to drive efficiencies and ensure effective processes are utilised
Ensure all suppliers work in accordance with legislation and company policies
Manage and authorise all agreements & invoices for UK logistic services
Experience in a similar Logistics management position, working with logistic providers and company vehicles
Experience of working effectively and positively to encourage all team members
Exposure to FMCG / Fresh Produce / Food sectors highly advantageous
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and achieve targets
A CPC Certificate would be beneficial
Hours; Monday – Friday
Location; South East England / Kent
Salary; £40-47k, depending on experience + Company Bonus.
Please call Aimi or Louise to discuss the role of Logistics Manager / Transport Manager / Warehouse Manager on 01284 735575 or alternatively please send a CV in application to firstname.lastname@example.org