Logistics Manager

London | Ref: BBBH32115

Negotiable

Role Title

Logistics Manager

Location

London

Role Profile

This is a fantastic new role within the business, that's needed to take the operation to the next level. You will be responsible for managing all logistics partners to ensure a smooth & efficient journey of the goods. You will be a strong negotiator and have great knowledge of 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 and review SLAs.
  • Establish areas for improvement within the WMS and work alongside the team to support projects and implement change.
  • Oversee 3PL operation ensure documentation & any other relevant information is available to them.

Requirements

  • Ecommerce/Retail 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 retail company.

Remuneration

Competitive salary + Benefits

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