Role details

Logistics Manager

Gardena   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Great opportunity
  • Transporation Knowledge required

About Our Client

Our client is a global food company looking for a Logistics & Transportation Manager.

Job Description

  • Responsible for Routing Guide depth and performance
  • Manages Transportation Management System and performance outcomes
  • Monitors shipments, providing problem-solving resolutions.
  • Ensures transportation capacity support customer needs.
  • Accountable for third party warehousing.
  • Establishes and maintains master data as necessary to provide systemic controls
  • Interfaces with all levels of management and departments to insure customer satisfaction and profitability.
  • Develops and controls annual budget
  • Prepares monthly expense and accrual report.
  • Performs monthly analysis of distribution cost and variance to budget
  • Directs vendor selection and negotiations.
  • Compiles and analyzes management reports for optimum cost effectiveness and operational planning.
  • Responsible for setting and maintaining all departmental policy and procedures.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Business or related.
  • 3-5 year's logistics management experience in food manufacturing industry but not mandatory.
  • Knowledge of Transportation Management Systems (TMS) and Resource Planning (ERP) Systems.
  • An advanced level of MS Excel skills.
  • Knowledge of principles and methods for moving goods by air, truck, or sea, including the relative costs and benefits.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
  • Ability to manage track and allocate budgets.
  • Sufficient level of skills in MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Access
  • Prior experience in successfully managing multiple tasks in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment.

What's on Offer

Comprehensive salary + benefits

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