Logistics Supervisor - Crawley

Basic Salary 30k
Ref: 118 Date Posted: Monday 14 Jun 2021
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Top reasons to work as Logistics Supervisor for this client:

  • Basic salary to £30k
  • Incentive Scheme – based on Logistic savings, spending efficiencies made
  • Genuine career opportunity to develop commercially and personally 
  • Monday to Friday 8am-6pm
  • Pension, 21 days holiday, parking on site
  • Ambitious, agile & team orientated SME culture developed over 30 years of trading
  • Engaged, positive & fun staffed Warehouse in Crawley

Core responsibilities will typically include:

  • Design and implement the company’s logistics’ strategy.
  • Work with Warehouse, Stock and Despatch to determine optimal logistics’ systems   
  • Accountable for the overall logistics spend.
  • Manage logistics operations to ensure despatch via optimum channels and routes
  • Meet logistics partners to review their performance, spend and drive improvements
  • Manage booking of any third-party couriers as required
  • Hold logistics partners accountable to service level agreements and manage any claims
  • Optimise the despatch / goods loading area, to deliver continuous efficiencies

Expected Qualifications, Skills & Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience within an integral department (Transport, Logistics, Warehouse, Couriers, Despatch) with a strong understanding of the other interrelated departments.
  • Real appetite to forge and implement the company’s logistics’ strategy.
  • Confidence and capability to reform weaknesses and identify and capitalise on opportunities.
  • Proficient in systems (MS Office, logistics software), numerate with solid logical reasoning.
  • Positive, motivated, self-starter with excellent time and task management skills.
  • Effective communicator.