Logistics Contract Manager

£30000 - £32000

Job Description

Logistics Contract Manager

Job role

Highly skilled and experienced (at least 5 years) in International Freight Forwarding, Customs Clearance procedures, standard shipping terms, with excellent administrative, organisational and communication skills.
Must have a good knowledge of Excel, Word, Microsoft Outlook and be able to communicate with people at all levels by e-mail and telephone.
The job is varied and involves general office administration, overseeing contract management, liaising with warehouse staff and Transport companies.
In addition to this, the Logistics/Contract Manager must also keep the Managing Director and General Manager updated as to incoming and outgoing materials, monitor outside stock and liaise with internal Accounts department. A sense of urgency and ability to work within strict time lines is essential.
The career minded candidate will need the potential to help grow an expanding Logistics Department in a rapidly growing company and therefore possess the necessary leadership skills to do so.

Personal skills:
Must be confident, smart in appearance, reliable and although overtime is not paid, willingness to stay late if workloads requires.
Must be able to work in a fast pace environment, prioritise daily workload and work independently as well as a member of a very and energetic strong team.
It is important for this person to be accurate, discreet, flexible and calm.