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Transport Manager / Logistics Manager

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  • Sector:

    Logistics & Customer Services

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  • Salary:

    £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus

  • Contact:

    Holly Pattison

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

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Pod Talent have partnered with a well-known and growing retail / FMCG business who are seeking a Transport Manager / Logistics Manager to join them on a permanent basis, to support on transport service performance, delivery of transport operating cost base, planning and driving transport efficiency and cost reduction.

What you'll be doing -

  • Own the relationship with transport 3PL's, ensuring delivery or service and cost are in line with KPI's and agreed terms

  • Network fleet planning, considering new store growth and fleet utilisation

  • Lead or be involved in change projects, always looking for more efficient ways of working, to enable operational excellence

  • Full transport budget / P&L responsibility

Ideally, we're looking for someone who -

  • 5+ years within logistics, ideally within retail and with a focus on transport

  • Experience pulling a budget together for transport operations, and holding responsibility and full ownership of P&L

  • Experience leading projects around business transformation and change

  • Experience within food logistics would be beneficial, but not necessary

If you have a background within Transport / Logistics Management, and are seeking a role within an innovative and market leading business, then please apply below or contact

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.