Logistics Director

Logistics Director jobs

Whether an organisation is responsible for getting raw materials to a factory, finished goods to shop shelves, cargo to the other side of the world or dispatching a maintenance crew to do essential repairs, the Logistics Director plays a vital role in the success of a business.

Responsibilities include directing and co-ordinating the various functions of the company to ensure that products and services are delivered on time, within budget and to the right quality standards. This is essential not just for the financial welfare of the enterprise, but also to ensure customer satisfaction.

In most Logistics Director roles, tasks will include preparing and submitting reports such as annual budgets and performance reviews as well as managing inventory, forecasts and delivery of KPI’s.

You will also devise and implement strategies and work to ensure that all relevant legislative requirements and company policies are adhered to in all areas of responsibility.

The skills required

Typically, a Logistics Director applicant should hold a recognised logistics qualification and be educated to a degree level with significant previous managerial experience.

Excellent communication and negotiation skills are a must and successful candidates should be comfortable making presentations and reporting to clients and senior stakeholders.

You will need to work well as part of a team and leadership skills are a must. Delegating tasks, motivating staff and providing training will all be major parts of the position, no matter which company you work for, so you should be able to do these things with ease.

Latest vacancies

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Logistics Officer - £25,000 - £30,000

Halifax, West Yorkshire

£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

Logistics Officer - Halifax - £25,000 - £30,000WE NEED YOU Who you'll be working for:My client is one of the worlds leading manufacturers and suppliers of event supplies including staging and engineer...

1 week ago

Order Processing Administrator

Basildon, Essex

Negotiable

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2 weeks ago

Operations Manager

Birmingham, West Midlands

£60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum car allowance bonus

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1 day ago

Transport Supervisor

Dukinfield, Greater Manchester

Up to £26750.00 per annum Benefits

Transport Supervisor, Dukinfield, £26,750 BenefitsAre you looking for a new opportunity working for a well-established Manufacturing business? Are you looking to join a business that could help you ...

1 week ago

Logistics Administrator

Rochdale, Greater Manchester

Up to £23000.00 per annum Benefits

Logistics AdministratorRochdale£23,000 Benefits Calling all Logistics Administrators with strong numerical and administration skills If you are looking to join a well established business where you ...

2 weeks ago

Supply Chain Planner

Kettering, Northamptonshire

Negotiable

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3 weeks ago

Deputy Director of Finance and Operations

Sidcup, Kent

£80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum

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3 weeks ago

Fleet and Facilities Co-ordinator

Ealing, London

£32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum Benefits

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3 weeks ago

Transport Team Manager - Nights

Thatcham, Berkshire

£37000 - £39000 per annum Benefits

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4 weeks ago

Warehouse Shift Manager

Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

£33000 - £37000 per annum

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4 weeks ago
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