Role details

Senior Logistics Manager

Peterborough   •   £55,000 - £60,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Leading UK Based FMCG Business
  • Peterborough Based Operation

About Our Client

As a Senior Logistics Manager you will be responsible for the transport function, ensuring the efficient and cost effective fulfilment of all customer requirements. The Peterborough site is one of the largest in the distribution network, working alongside a number of the UK's leading FMCG manufacturers and retailers.

Job Description

The position of Senior Logistics Manager will entail;

  • Planning and delivery of operational transport activities through your Transport Shift Managers, to ensure the required level of service is provided to the customer
  • Accountability for overall productivity within the operation, ensuring that activities are cost effective and levels of resource are managed effectively
  • Maintaining and improving performance levels to maximise efficiency of operation in line with account KPI's
  • Effectively motivate, manage and inspire your Transport Team Managers to develop and grow the skills of their teams
  • Analysing customer feedback/information & propose innovative ideas to enhance the overall function
  • Driving forward the continuous improvement of the operation
  • Working within the departmental budget to own and achieve targets
  • Ensuring that all requirements relating to safety, health, environment and quality are being fully implemented
  • Be commutable or relocatable to Peterborough

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate for the Senior Logistics Manager will be able to demonstrate the following skills and have the following experiences;

  • Have a Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • Hold a CPC National Essential
  • Hold a CPC International Desirable
  • Have manager a large single site or regional operations previously
  • Have a minimum of 5+ years in senior management (Operations Manager and above)
  • Have managed in excess of 100+ vehicles
  • Be a well organised, dedicated and results driven individual

What's on Offer

The position offers an extensive package to be confirmed with the consultant. Initially this will range from;

Salary - £55,000 to £60,000

+ Company Car / Allowance, Bonus, Holidays, HC and Company Discounts

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