Logistics Manager (6 Months FTC)

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  • Job Reference: REF/0806
  • Job Title: Logistics Manager (6 Months FTC)
  • Location: London
  • Basic Salary Range: Up to £50,000 per annum OR Equivalent Rate
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Posted 3 weeks ago

Maxwell Stephens have been asked to recruit on behalf of the client for a Logistics Manager role.

The Logistics Manager will be responsible for leading all logistics operations for all imports, exports and cross trade shipments.

Your Role

You will ensure that all shipping documentation is completed to a HMRC/BIFA Customs standards taking on board the new 2021 Brexit regulations.

You will work closely with 3PL’s providers and arrange quarterly meetings with Freight Forwarders/integrators to agree new tariff rates, set KPI’s and to ensure SLA’s are being met to support business project deadlines.

You will have strong cost control to ensure the department stays within a strict budget each year and cost save where possible to meet business requirements.

You will have line management responsibility for the Logistics Team.

You will be responsible for the strategically reviewing, recommending and implementing departmental changes and best practices.

Skills and Experience

You will have a sound base of management experience with the ability to think strategically. You will also have sound working knowledge and experience of UK and US export controls.

You will have good communication skills both written and verbal. You will be computer literate, including word processing and spreadsheets.

You will have good customer focusing skills and will be team orientated.

To Apply

Maxwell Stephens is expecting a large volume of applications for this role. We’re keen to place the correct person with our client as soon as possible. Therefore, we encourage all interested FM professionals with the experience to successful expedite this role to contact us without delay.

Please call 0207 118 48 48 to speak to one of the Maxwell Stephens team or alternatively you can email your cv to cv@maxwellstephens.com to apply.

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