Logistics Project Manager

Bristol Permanent USD85,000 - USD105,000 per year
  • Join a global, Swiss family-owned, & growing Machinery Company
  • My client is looking for a strategic problem solver to join their team!

About Our Client

With 2,800 employees worldwide, my client is one of the leading international manufacturers of sensors and measuring instruments for factory and process automation. As a family-run company, they combine the family spirit with openness to change and focus on sustainable growth. In agile and diverse teams, they are stronger and create real added value in record time. With positive energy, curiosity and the courage to drive things forward ourselves, they forge innovative solutions that give us a head start for the future.

Job Description

Principal Responsibilities:

Construction Project Management of New Headquarter

  • Acts as the primary liaison between project team members (building contractor, architects, town of Bristol, etc.) and corporate facility management
  • Overall responsibility for ensuring that the selected building contractor executes project on time, within budget, and to the design and quality specified
  • Conducts project meetings and provide periodic progress updates to executive management


  • Manages warehouse team overseeing receiving, shipping, warehousing, and distribution operations
  • Responsible for delivering quality warehouse and logistics solutions that provide the best customer experience in an efficient and cost effective manner
  • Manages planning/purchasing to ensure proper inventory management (stock control, inventory turns, reconciliation with SAP/ERP, last time buys, etc.)
  • Overseas claim management personnel to ensure proper customer technical support, claim analysis and resolution
  • Implements metrics to monitor performance and optimize processes as needed
  • Select carriers and third-party services and negotiate contracts and rates
  • Ensure trade compliance
  • Provides monthly reporting

Facility Management & Safety

  • Promotes a safety culture and ensure compliance with all laws, regulations and company policies, providing consistent application in all aspects of discipline
  • Ensures that the facility is clean and maintained according to company policy and procedures and regulatory agency EHSS (environmental, health, safety and security) regulations.
  • Manage suppliers to ensure proper maintenance of the building's mechanical systems, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, etc.
  • Collaborates with building owners and upper management on budgeting for facilities needs

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, supply chain or a 4-year degree in related discipline
  • 5+ years' experience in warehouse management
  • 5+ years' experience in facility management
  • In depth working knowledge of international trade, logistics, transportation and customs compliance
  • Experience working with ERP/SAP, WMS systems and UPS WorldShip
  • Previous experience with management of large projects (e.g. construction) a plus
  • Working knowledge of OH&S (occupational health & safety) and EHSS (environmental, health, safety and security) regulations


  • Strong leadership qualities with a demonstrated track record of dealing successfully with cross-functional internal and external customers
  • Results oriented individual with the ability to interpret and effectively manage multiple and competing priorities and timelines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong analytical, organizational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), project management software

What's on Offer

  • competitive salary
  • bonus ellgible
  • room for career advancement
  • pto
  • health insurance
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Job summary

Facilities Management
Sub Sector
Facilities Management
Industrial / Manufacturing
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