Logistics Manager

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Luton, Bedfordshire | Ref: BBBH13424

£60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

Logistics Manager

Luton

£60,000 Circa + Excellent Benefits

Role Profile

Cast UK are currently recruiting for a dynamic Logistics Manager to take responsibility for all on site functions for a distribution centre based in Luton. This is a complex operation, predominantly warehouse based with the use of third party carriers, with responsibility for all the management of the warehouse logistics, liaising with other departments and people management.

Responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring site adherence to company policy and applicable legislation with regard to all aspects of the operation including health and safety.
  • Development of Ecommerce operations.
  • Promoting a positive work culture amongst the staff.
  • Supporting and leading company projects and initiatives as required.
  • Recruitment, retention and development of the team.
  • Manage operations in line with budget and overall business expectations.
  • Manage 3rd party carriers.
  • Drive improvement initiatives.

Skills and Experiences

Ideally you will be a 'hands on' manager with significant experience in managing complex pick, pack warehouse operations. You will ideally have experience of dealing with and growing Ecommerce operations. You must be financially aware with previous experience managing costs and budgets with an own account business, with a solid understanding of the relationship between operations and finance. You will be a strong leader with a proven record of successfully managing and developing a positive culture whilst ensuring optimum performance.

Some of the skills and experiences include:

  • Experience of a pick and pack operation
  • Strong depot operations management, managing teams of at least 60 people
  • Logistics and stock management
  • Project management skills
  • Development of policies and processes
  • Change Management

Our Client

Our client is a leading organisation within the Retail sector.

Remuneration
£60,000 Circa + Excellent Benefits

About Cast UK

Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in Business Change & Transformation, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK and a complete list of all of our current vacancies, please visit www.castuk.com

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