Global Logistics Manager

£68000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits: car, bonus, medical
05 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Lucy Stokes
Contract Type
Full Time
Global Logistics Manager
£68,000 - £75,000 + car allowance, bonus etc
FMCG Food Manufacturing
North Yorkshire / Teesside border

A leading FMCG chilled and frozen food manufacturer is now seeking a Global Logistics Manager to join their HQ function. Reporting to and deputising for the Head of Logistics, the successful Global Logistics Manager will be responsible for ensuring the required supply chain operations and processes are lean, cost effective and fit for purpose to support the changing company growth plans.

The successful Global Logistics Manager will have relevant Senior Logistics and export experience ideally n a temperature controlled / food environment. You will have a strong network of global Logistics providers with good knowledge of global shipping and logistic regulations.

Responsibilities of the Global Logistics Manager include:

- Create, develop and maintain relationships with global and regional logistics partners
- Ensure 3PLs maintain and deliver as per service level agreements and agreed KPIs and regularly review for service improvement driving efficiency and cost savings
- Ensure smooth running of shipping
- Ensure correct levels of stock are available to service customers at an agreed level while managing cost of stock to optimum levels
- Manage the Logistics Production Data Team to provide accurate and on time information to the business
- Manage Logistics projects and ensure timely delivery
- Support in the reporting of logistics financial performance on a weekly, monthly and quarterly basis
- Develop forecasting tool and logistics costs modelling per territory
- Ensure continuous improvement of the logistics functions and services
- Deputise for the Head of Logistics as and when required

This is a UK based position requiring regular UK, European and International Travel


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