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Logistics Manager - Fashion

Job Title: Logistics Manager - Fashion
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93521
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: PLH.40435.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: August 02, 2013 16:44

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Logistics Manager to join this leading fashion supplier. Working closely with some of the high streets biggest names you will take accountability for the movement of product, ensuring that all deadlines are achieved and that communication between all parties is maintained throughout. As Logistics Manager your key duties will include: * Co-ordinating and monitoring numerous shipments, predominantly imports, from various international locations. * Overseeing the movement of goods by road, air and sea. * Maintaining strong communication with all parties; liaising with both your suppliers and customers on a regular basis, updating them on any amendments and shipment progress. * Maintaining and checking rates on a monthly basis; challenging and negotiating these when appropriate. * Working closely with the necessary colleagues to ensure all customs and duty requirements are met without delay in order to maintain the desired time line. The successful candidate will: * Currently be working as a Senior Logistics Coordinator, or already at Logistics Manager level within a high volume and fast paced environment. * Be a strong communicator, with the ability to influence others in order to get things done on time and in line with the team strategy. * Have proven experience working within an imports orientated role. * Be able to handle multiple tasks at any one time, working effectively to ensure that all customers are satisfied with the level of service and communication you offer. This is a great role for those currently looking to take that next step within their Imports/Logistics career. Working for a reputable business you will gain exposure to an array of UK retailers as well as international suppliers. In return for your hard work and loyalty you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package, along with the opportunity to develop a long standing and progressive career with the business. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.