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Logistics Manager

  • Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Ruislip, Middlesex
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 26/10/2018
  • Job reference: BBBH91451

Logistics Manager - FTSE100 Global Organisation - £35-40k (Mon-Fri -8am - 4.30pm)

The Logistics Manager will assume line management responsibilities of the driver team, and working in collaboration with planning and operations functions, will maximise coverage and optimisation of driver resources to sustain the contracts planned and unplanned maintenance events.

Key Accountabilities

  • To manage allocation of jobs to driver resource, ensuring maximum optimisation.
  • To book movements in, altering plans as required to maintain production schedule
  • Monitor/ensure jobs are completed within acceptable time constraints
  • Managing driver rotas and forward plan to ensure constant appropriate resource coverage
  • Establish and maintain relationships with agencies/ sub-contractors to assist during peaks in demand
  • To ensure consistent completeness and quality of all job related documentation
  • Establish strong relations with driver team, addressing their issues and escalate as necessary to appropriate management/ functional staff

Key Skills

  • Prior logistics experience manufacturing/fleet etc
  • Experience and ability to devise, propose and deliver strategies to improve performance and results
  • Ideally have a background in coordination/ planning
  • IT literacy and numeracy skills
  • People management skills

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience then we would love to here from you

Simon James

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