Logistic Manager – LOM211

Job Information

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    Category Other Logistics Jobs
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    Posted On Feb 24 ,2021
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Alfred and Victoria Associates
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    Contact Email recruitment@alfred-victoria.com

Job Description

Job Summary

  • Logistics managers are responsible for planning, coordinating, and monitoring logistics operations such as warehousing, inventory, transportation, and supply chain processes. Logistics managers typically supervise a team of warehouse staff or other logistics specialists.
  • The goal is to manage the entire order cycle so as to enhance business development and ensure sustainability and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities

  • Ensure that quality, quantity, customer satisfaction, and financial commitments are met
  • Perform metrics reporting and data analysis tasks to identify issues and opportunities for process improvements.
  • Partner and communicate with manufacturers, suppliers, and customers
  • Select carriers and negotiate contracts and rates.
  • Plan and monitor inbound and outgoing deliveries.
  • Supervise logistics, warehouse, transportation, and customer services.
  • Organize warehouse, label goods, plot routes, and process shipments.
  • Respond to any issues or complaints.
  • Work with other departments to incorporate logistics with company procedures and operations.
  • Evaluate budgets and expenditures.
  • Update and evaluate metrics to assess performance and implement enhancements.
  • Liaising and negotiating with suppliers, manufacturers, retailers and consumers
  • Supervise, coach and train warehouse workforce
  • Meet cost, productivity, and accuracy and timeliness targets
  • Develop new strategies to streamline processes and reduce cost

Academic Qualification and Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Logistics, Supply Chain, or relevant field.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role.

Key Skills & Competencies:

  • Proven working experience as a Logistics Manager.
  • Record of successful distribution and logistics management.
  • Demonstrable ability to lead and manage staff.
  • Proficient in standard logistics software.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and organisational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and handle multiple projects.
  • Strong team player
  • Ability to manage, coach, and provide training for direct reports.