Logistics Manager

Recruiter
Silver Stone Search and Selection Ltd
Location
West Midlands
Salary
Up to £58K
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a new role to join a growing, £multi-million food manufacturing business that supply premium food products to major retailers and foodservice channels. The business is a market leader within their industry with a long tradition of manufacturing high quality products.

The role
The logistics manager will be responsible for all aspects of the logistics supply chain, stores management, development and optimisation of site logistics solutions to meet the needs of the business. The logistics manager will be required to manage the movement of people, goods and equipment on site and control site facilities management. Experience leading a diverse team of people across transport and warehouse operations. There are also a range of development projects to define and implement as part of the strategy. You will also set the direction of the department and be an active member of the senior management team.

The Candidate
You will need the following skills and experience:

- Proven track record of running a logistics function effectively.
- High volume manufacturing industry experience.
- Excellent people leadership skills.
- Improvement driven.
- CPC in road haulage.
- First-rate organisational skills
- Outstanding communication skills