Role details

European Logistics Manager

West Midlands   •   £70,000 - £80,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Transport professional required to manage Sea, Air and Road Freight operation
  • Role will be 50% UK based and 50% European / Global travel

About Our Client

My client is a leading consumer goods manufacturer, producing a market leading brand in their sector.

Job Description

As European Logistics Manager, you will take responsibility for the management of inbound and outbound freight across a number of manufacturing and distribution operations. This will involve managing carriers across sea, air and road freight and the associated commercial and operational aspects of doing so.

On a day to day basis this will involve ensuring that transportation continually delivers safe, low-cost, high quality and on-time deliveries through direct management of our internal transport operations centre.

The role will be responsible for working closely with all cross-functional disciplines to identify and resolve logistics needs/opportunities and their impact on the entire supply chain, managing stakeholder's expectations and ensuring the logistics operation delivers on its promises.

The Successful Applicant

Key qualities of the successful candidate will be as follows :

  • Expert in Global Logistics - Road, Sea & Ocean
  • Robust Contract Management skills and solid background of leading Contract Tendering
  • Commercial & Business acumen
  • Experience of leading Transport strategy and Network optimisation
  • Analytical skills including budgeting, financial management and control
  • Track record of adding value

What's on Offer

c. £70,000 - £80,000 + Benefits

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