Role details

Contract Manager

Stevenage   •   £35,000 - £40,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Contract Manager
  • Global 3PL logistics Provider

About Our Client

My Client is a leading Global 3rd party Logistics Provider working in partnership with some of the the UK's leading FMCG manufacturers.

Job Description

Responsibilities include:

  • Heavy customer interaction and liaison- contract and account management experience are pivotal.
  • Managing a fast paced FMCG environment in a demanding area of the country.
  • Overall responsibility for Carrier Management on 3PL contracts Support the leadership team in achieving financial and service KPIs in line with budget
  • Responsible for management of multiple carriers and 3rd party transport providers.
  • Responsible for delivery of savings through tendering and contracting areas of the business.
  • Identify new and beneficial ways of doing business with carriers in order to reduce costs and improve levels of service
  • Management of communication plan with carriers to ensure effective carrier engagement at appropriate levels

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will ideally have worked within a Haulage contract management or experience working within a 4PL operation.

  • International and National CPC
  • Excellent knowledge of UK transport routes and European networks.
  • Excellent customer interface and management skills.
  • Exposure to carrier negotiation
  • UK/ EU pallet network experience (desirable).
  • Freight and deep sea experience (desirable).

What's on Offer

Basic Salary £35,000-£40,000, Car/ Car Allowance and 15% Bonus.

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