Logistics Manager (Retail)

Posted 25 January by Alchemy Recruitment Ltd

An International Retail company are seeking a Logistics Manager to manage both Logistics and Warehouse operations. The company offers a lively working environment and excellent benefits alongside base salary.

Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with other departments and external suppliers
  • Responsible for implementing shipping processes to improve operations
  • Work closely production to manage the delivery of shipments from China
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with overseas warehouses and forwarders
  • Manage weekly shipping schedules and ensure timely deliveries
  • Monitor freight costs and negotiate where necessary
  • Manage the relationship with the China warehouse and forwarders directly
  • Monitor bookings to from initial order through to final delivery
  • Ensure Commodity Codes are correct for each product
  • Update all internal teams and DCs of new shipment arrivals in advance

Requirements:

  • Previous Shipping and Logistics experience in a Retail environment
  • Experience with Far East markets
  • Management experience, with staff development and performance reviews
  • Contract management and cost negotiation experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT Skills

Key skills:

  • Logistics
  • Warehouse
  • Distribution
  • Shipping
  • Commodity codes
  • HS codes
  • Freight

Required skills

  • Distribution
  • Freight
  • Logistics
  • Shipping
  • Warehousing

Application questions

Do you have experience in Shipping and Logistics?
Have you previous experience with Far East markets?

Reference: 34058977

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