Logistics Manager

Green Recruitment SolutionsRecruiter: Green Recruitment Solutions

Logistics Manager

£35,000 to £40,000 per annum | Yorkshire and the Humber | Date posted: 19 May 2017

Logistics Manager. Location: Yorkshire. Salary: Around £40,000! 

Green Recruitment Solutions are seeking a Logistics Manager for a leading Waste Management Company to oversee and handle the haulage and the transportation affairs for the business. The role will be to assess and improve the current logistics set-up and reviewing all contracts with a view to maximise value from logistics suppliers, improving overall efficiency, increasing margins whilst reducing overall costs. 

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain excellent relations between suppliers and clients
  • Prioritise your workload to deliver excellent customer value
  • Tailor an appropriate Delivery Matrix for each client and keep clients informed of any updates to their Matrix
  • Proactively checking and maintaining consignment notes, booking collections and documenting all activity 
  • Generate a safety culture
  • Carrying out timely Duty of Care inspections
  • Analysing current logistics contracts with a view to renegotiate current contracts or replace with more competitive suppliers
  • Prepare tender documents, contracts and performance frameworks
  • Evaluate proposals submitted by approved tenderers and recommend preferred suppliers
  • Monitor and manage the performance of logistics suppliers and ensure strict contractual compliance
  • Generate weekly / monthly performance reports to a high standard
  • Ensure that Waste Carrier Licences are kept up to date 

Essential Requirements:

  • Educated to at least A level standard however, graduate level is preferred
  • Maths and English GCSE Grade B or above
  • A Business Management and/or Administration Qualification in relation to logistics
  • Talented at being able to identify opportunities for Process Improvement
  • Experienced in preparation of contract documentation and KPIs
  • Good knowledge of HSEQ matters in relations to logistics
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK
  • Well organised with good record keeping skills
  • To travel UK wide as and when required
  • Strong computer literacy skills
Job ref: Vacancy # 477
Application deadline: 30 Jun 2017

Industry: Waste collection - private company

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Sector: Transfer and recycling

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Job type: Permanent

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Salary range: £40,000 - £49,999

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Location: Yorkshire and the Humber

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