Logistics Manager

Job Title: Logistics Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
REF: 122822
Contact Name: John Reid
Contact Email: johnr@rftgroup.ie
Job Published: over 5 years ago

Job Description

Logistics Manager

Due to continued expansion of their operations our client a well-established Multinational Healthcare Manufacturer now require a qualified and experienced Logistics Manager.

This is a permanent role based in The Midlands with excellent progression opportunities.
Key Responsibilities of Logistics Manager:
  • Develop short and long-term strategies for all logistics service providers in your region.
  • Monitor budget to reach the operational goals, and facilitate the collection and analysis of data to effectively measure and report performance.
  • Develop risk management programs to ensure continuity of supply.
  • Consistently interact with regional key stakeholders and communicate changes.
  • Negotiate commercial terms and contracts that are in compliance with existing internal and external regulations.
Requirements of the Logistics Manager:
  • Master Degree or equivalent in Materials / Freight Management or Logistics mandatory. Business studies as a plus.
  • 5 years' experience in a regional transportation and logistics role with all modes of transport (Ocean, Air, LTL, FTL, etc.)
  • Knowledgeable regarding Customs and Trade Compliance mandatory.
  • Strong knowledge of transportation market including supplier base, general industry information and cost drivers.
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English, other EMEA languages beneficial.

Please send an up to date CV and cover letter to John Reid at The RFT Group / johnr@rftgroup.ie / on 01-2302400 / www.rftgroup.ie

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