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Distribution & Logistics Manager

Job Title: Distribution & Logistics Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lancashire, Lancashire
Industry:
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Reference: Q97249
Contact Name: Quest Search and Selection
Contact Email: apply@questsearch.co.uk
Job Published: February 26, 2015 18:55

Job Description

A rapidly expanding business in the North West specialising in the development, procurement and supply of high quality own label and branded products is recruiting a Distribution and Logistics Manager.

The position is an interesting and challenging one and the successful candidate will take ownership of a number of key areas within the business.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Monitoring availability for all products
  • Building relationships with supplying sites and customers to build and deliver accurate forecasts
  • Processing orders
  • Arranging transport and distribution to achieve on time deliveries and customer satisfaction
  • Work cross category to keep up to date with promotional plans, new product development, etc.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A working knowledge of logistics operations including warehousing and UK and International freight
  • An understanding of warehouse management and stock control systems
  • Retail customer facing experience
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • A strong commercial awareness

If you have the vision and skills and want to join a growing business with quality and customer satisfaction at its core then we would welcome your application.

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.