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Date Added: Sat 01/07/2023

Logistics Manager - Contract FTC

Peterborough, PE1, UK
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Job Type: Permanent, FullTime

Salary: £60000 - £70000/annum benefits

Logistics Manager - International FMCG

Huntingdon/Peterborough/Corby/Cambridge - all commutable locations

Salary - Circa 60k - Flexible to attract the best 

Initially a 3 month FTC

Certain industries, markets and above all else have seen positive growth throughout the pandemic despite various challenges and this is one such success story.

Looking at a business with huge capacity for further development and demand for their products and a key hire to enable this will be the appointment for a superb Logistics Manager.

You'd be managing all inbound and outbound of importation of various materials and products to finite timescales.

Being a perishable product your accuracy in running the logistics are paramount to the successful completion onto our base of supermarket and retail clientele.

The opportunity here for the right leader is to shape this department to its potential. Strip, re-write and build robust processes, develop the people and overall create this in their own image.

Hands on approach in leading all of the above, getting to quickly understand the challenges of the business, suppliers and finding new solutions & process.

90% of the role will focus on Imports from overseas, this could be European, African or Americas by air freight or sea freight.

Key areas of responsibility:-

-       Booking and management of all air/sea freight

-       Consignment Control

-       Outbound logistics

-       Compliance, Customs and managing all legal areas

-       Arrivals, accurate booking in times, management across all warehousing functions

-       P/O Management

-       Team of 4 x Direct Reports

The right person:-

We are looking for a self-starter and hands on Logistics leader.

You'll be engaged in developing robust processes and the creation and autonomy is available and needed for success here so the ability to work to a top line brief and achieve the required results if what we have on offer and would like here.

You'll be familiar with international logistics from an inbound or outbound function with clear understanding of Sea Freight, Air Freight, Consignment Control, Logistics and the ins and outs of Brexit where stock management is concerned.

Sounding like you?...

Great we look forward to discussing your leadership ability, proven track record of creating successful processes and the knowledge on international logistics and working through your application
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