Logistics Manager (Inbound)

London | Ref: BBBH32100

Negotiable

Role Title

Logistics Manager (Inbound)

Location

London

Role Profile

This role will be responsible for ensuring the timely delivery of all inbound operations & overseeing the day to day 3PL management.

This is a critical role for the business that's needed to take the operation to the next level. You will be responsible for managing all inbound freight, working closely with our factories & logistics partners to ensure a smooth & efficient journey of the goods. You will be a strong negotiator and have great knowledge of inbound freight costs and legislation with the ability to challenge prices & reduce shipping costs.

Responsibilities

  • Manage all logistics costs challenging prices & taking a proactive approach to reducing costs
  • Develop & maintain strong relationships with factories & shippers to ensure a smooth process for delivery of product
  • Use data to inform your decision making & identify new ways of improvement
  • Negotiate Rates & Terms where required
  • Build processes from the ground up in relation to Shipping & Transport
  • Oversee 3PL operation ensure documentation & any other relevant information is available to them

Requirements

  • Prior experience in an inbound/outbound related role
  • Ecommerce experience is desirable
  • Commercially driven with an appetite to drive business improvements
  • Confident decision maker with the ability to effectively prioritise, get stuff done and work autonomously.
  • Strong attention-to-detail, excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to demonstrate strong communication skills (verbal and written) and liaise with all members of the business including Senior Management team.

Client information

My client is a high-growth E-Com company looking to employ an outstanding inbound professional.

Remuneration
Competitive salary, DOE

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