Freight General Manager

Hounslow Permanent £60,000 - £75,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Extensive Package
  • Internationally Recognized Freight Forwarder

About Our Client

My client is a global freight company providing comprehensive logistics solutions, including air and ocean freight, customs support, and advanced warehousing, ensuring seamless worldwide cargo transportation for businesses.

Job Description

The Ideal Freight General Manager who will be reporting into the Managing Director will have the following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Oversee and manage all aspects of freight operations
  • Optimise supply chain processes for efficiency and cost-effectiveness
  • Lead and supervise Air, Ocean and Road teams
  • Develop and implement strategies to meet performance and budgetary targets
  • Ensure compliance with safety and regulatory requirements
  • Coordinate and negotiate with suppliers, carriers, and other partners
  • Maintain and enhance customer relationships through exceptional service
  • Monitor and analyse key performance indicators and make data-driven decisions
  • Resolve operational issues and address customer concerns
  • Continuously seek opportunities for process improvement and cost savings

The Successful Applicant

The Ideal Freight General Manager will have the following tasks and responsibilities:

  • Track record of Freight Operational, Financial and Commercial management
  • Leading and developing a highly performing team
  • Analytically and data-driven decision making capabilities
  • Effective communication and negotiation skills
  • Proactive in commercial strategic planning and continuous improvement
  • Profit and cost effective mindset
  • Ability to travel to different locations

What's on Offer


  • Experience Based Salary (£60,000 - £75,000)
  • Bonus
  • Car Allowance
  • Private healthcare + Family
  • Employee benefits
  • Employee wellness
  • Tailored Progression and development plan

Justin Konstantinavicius
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8703

Job summary

Job function
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Justin Konstantinavicius
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8703
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Job Nature
Hybrid working