Assistant Logistics Manager

Posted 6 March by Opal Recruitment

Opal Recruitment are looking for a Assistant Logistics Manager for a client of ours based in Leeds. This is an intrinsic role within the business which distributes products globally.

Previous experience of implementing and managing independent logistical controls is essential for this position.

Salary £22,000 - £24,000

Main Duties:

  • Organising and monitoring the distribution of goods to ensure they reach the customer on time
  • Order processing including checking prices, lead time and expediting orders where possible
  • Liaising with other departments to provide logistics information
  • Working closely with third parties e.g obtaining freight quotes
  • Assist with the recruitment and training of new staff
  • Customer service activities
  • Assisting line manager; managing customer supply channels, stock availability and projects
  • Working closely with stakeholders
  • Booking and tracking shipments

Person Specification

  • Minimum of 2 years' experience of implementing and managing independent logistical controls
  • Education to degree level or equivalent in Management/Business
  • Experience in supervising/co-coordinating a team
  • Reporting in 'real-time' to customers, stakeholders and other departments
  • Able to work well under pressure and prioritise workload accordingly
  • High level of literacy/numeracy skills (inc. Sage and Excel)
  • Self-motivated
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience with third parties and building strong relationships
  • Honest and trustworthy

If you maybe interested in this role please contact Emma at Opal Recruitment as soon as possible.

Please apply today to avoid disappointment.

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Required skills

  • Customer Service
  • Distribution
  • Logistics
  • Logistics Management
  • Sage

Application question

Do you have at least two years experience managing independent logistical controls?

Reference: 34621245

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