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Senior Logistics Manager - Trucking and Haulage

Job Title: Senior Logistics Manager - Trucking and Haulage
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90285
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: STM.38373.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 01, 2012 15:41

Job Description

This leading retailer is looking for an experienced Logistics Manager to play a key role in increasing efficiency and reducing road haulage in a new appointment within a key business unit. As the Senior Logistics Manager you will provide support to the director of this function from a Logistics perspective and will work with key suppliers and partners to reduce Logistics spend within the function. Your responsibilities will include: * supporting this international business unit from a Logistics perspective and providing expertise in this area * working with key branded suppliers to promote collaborative ways of working which are cost effective to drive down logistics spend * writing and driving road haulage strategy internationally * project work which challenges the norm and provides innovative solutions from a logistics perspective This is a new role that requires a talented Logistics Manager who is educated to a 2.1 / First class degree level or equivalent. You must have shown rapid progression within your career to date and have the drive and ambition to be a future leader of the business. You MUST have had exposure to either food retail or FMCG manufacturing.