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Logistics Assistant Manager

  • Location:

    Bromsgrove

  • Sector:

    FREIGHT FORWARDING

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Earl

  • Contact email:

    james@wr-logistics.com

  • Job ref:

    J6234021_1631878701

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-14

Logistics Assistant Manager - Bromsgrove - Up to £30,000

This Global Manufacturer is looking for a Logistics Assistant Manager to join their team in Bromsgrove

The Logistics Assistant Manager must have a background in import and export either with a manufacturer or a freight forwarder/logistics company.

Full Time

Monday to Friday - 8:00am till 4:30pm

Salary: Up to £30,000
Holiday: 20 days + Bank Holidays (Increase up to 25 days over tenure with the company)
Performance based bonus
Training plan/Progression opportunities
Pension contributions
Free parking
Free tea and coffee

Main Duties:

* Facilitate the shipping of products from one destination to another
* Arrange transportation, schedule staff, and orchestrate deliveries to meet customer demand with little to no delay
* Receive products and coordinate delivery
* Prepare loads for shipment and the necessary documentation
* Make sure warehouse capacity is kept at optimal levels
* Manage activities throughout the order fulfilment and transportation cycle to make sure established deadlines are met
* Continually review freight costs, transportation rates, and/or the prices of raw materials to keep costs down where possible
* Streamline shipping and transportation processes

Essential Requirements, knowledge and skills

* Knowledge in arranging import/export shipments
* Knowledgeable of the latest Brexit shipping requirements
* Experience in shipping and packing containers
* Good use of Microsoft Excel

WR Transport & Logistics are the #1 recruitment partner for transport jobs and logistics jobs. We recruit UK wide for permanent and contract jobs.

WR is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.