Logistics Manager - 6month contract

  • £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
  • Contract/ Interim
  • London
  • Ref: BH-5114-1

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This is an opportunity to join one of the World’s leading names in the FMCG sector as they undergo an exciting Supply Chain & Logistics transformation!

The key objective of the role is to deliver Logistics initiatives ensuring development of the Logistics network to fully optimise key cost indicators whilst developing excellent Customer Service & physical Logistics performance. This will be achieved through project/event management & support performance of all 3rd party logistics service providers.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Manage key retailer events ensuring high service levels through careful budget management.
  • Identify and lead Supply Chain initiatives with convenience and discounter customers.
  • Support end-to-end Supply Chain initiatives with top 6 customers through Customer Logistics Managers.
  • Identify Logistics Network improvements and support / lead development opportunities.
  • Identify container / vehicle fill improvement through load efficiency or consolidation.
  • Support regional sourcing to run regular global and regional tenders and manage local implementation.  

Cost Management:

  • Individually identify and lead initiatives realising cost efficiencies >1% of total Logistics budget annually.
  • Develop Cost-to-serve reporting capability to enable logistics reporting at customer and SKU level leading to Cost-to-serve analysis and customer behaviour initiatives.
  • Support Logistics Manager through construction and subsequent management of annual Logistics budget.

Your experience: 

  • Strong experience managing/leading Logistics processes in an FMCG environment 
  • Experience managing 3PLs
  • Project management background
  • Continuous improvement mindset

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