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Shipping Manager

Job Title: Shipping Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West London, London
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
REF: BBBH11249
Contact Name: Kirk Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: 21 days ago

Job Description

Shipping Manager
South West London
£40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

Role Profile
This role is managing the logistics behind the businesses drinks wholesale orders right through from International suppliers through to their distribution centre by working with external parties. The Shipping Manager also ensures that inventory levels are healthy, along with working with the Planning and Buying teams to forecast and schedule.

Skills & Experience
Our client is looking for someone from a logistics background who will currently be in a head office role with the following background:

  • Experience in coordinating logistics activities for a Wholesale company
  • Highly organised, analytical and expert on Excel and Microsoft NAV.
  • Experience of forecasting and dealing with freight forwarders
  • Understanding of the wider supply chain and how this feeds into the logistics function.
  • Experience working with Planning and Buying functions.
  • Ideally have a SKU profile of +1,000 skus
  • Successful candidates will have a strong background in working within the import of drinks wholesale

Client information
Our client is a successful and well established Drinks Wholesaler.

£40,000 - £50,000 + Benefits

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