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Assistant Inbound Freight Manager - Retail Logistics Job in

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Job ID:

173776

Location:

Midlands 

Salary:

per year
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Job Views:

4

Posted:

03/04/2019
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Job Description:

MVP's client is currently going through an exciting period of development and transformation and has an exciting new role for a candidate looking to develop their career within a retail logistics environment.

You will manage inbound freight for specific regions ensuring on time delivery from origin to destination warehouse, whilst bringing fresh and innovative ideas by providing insight.

Key accountabilities:

  • Day to day management of freight providers ensuring service levels / KPIs are achieved
  • Working within the operating plan to ensure cost control
  • Responsible for management of freight providers for a specific region/
  • Working with UK warehouses and hauliers for inbound slotting
  • Working with the UK Supply chain teams to ensure the supply of goods
  • Close working with the off-shore Logistics teams
  • Support the delivery of regional projects and CI initiatives
  • Managing inbound flow based upon business priorities and constraints

Skills/Experience - ideal candidate

  • Freight operations - Good global transport knowledge, sea freight preferred
  • UK transport knowledge
  • Good communication skills
  • Planning and flow management
  • Vendor management
  • Analytical / Numerate
  • International travel available

This role has excellent prospects for an ambitious individual, as this is a developing team. The main offices are based in the Herts/North London region but there are opportunities for flexible working available.

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TLP Recruitment

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TLP Recruitment

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Assistant Inbound Freight Manager - Retail Logistics

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Job ID:

173776

Location:

Midlands 

Salary:

per year
col-narrow-right 

Job Views:

4

Posted:

03/04/2019
col-wide 

Job Description:

MVP's client is currently going through an exciting period of development and transformation and has an exciting new role for a candidate looking to develop their career within a retail logistics environment.

You will manage inbound freight for specific regions ensuring on time delivery from origin to destination warehouse, whilst bringing fresh and innovative ideas by providing insight.

Key accountabilities:

  • Day to day management of freight providers ensuring service levels / KPIs are achieved
  • Working within the operating plan to ensure cost control
  • Responsible for management of freight providers for a specific region/
  • Working with UK warehouses and hauliers for inbound slotting
  • Working with the UK Supply chain teams to ensure the supply of goods
  • Close working with the off-shore Logistics teams
  • Support the delivery of regional projects and CI initiatives
  • Managing inbound flow based upon business priorities and constraints

Skills/Experience - ideal candidate

  • Freight operations - Good global transport knowledge, sea freight preferred
  • UK transport knowledge
  • Good communication skills
  • Planning and flow management
  • Vendor management
  • Analytical / Numerate
  • International travel available

This role has excellent prospects for an ambitious individual, as this is a developing team. The main offices are based in the Herts/North London region but there are opportunities for flexible working available.