Logistics Office Manager

Long Eaton Permanent £38,000 - £45,000
  • An opportunity for an experienced Logistics Professional based in Long Eaton...
  • A leading, SME freight forwarding business, with over 97% growth recorded YoY!

About Our Client

My client is a local, SME transport operator with large ideals for expansion and growth. Due to the increase in volume of supply and on-boarding of new contracts, they are seeking a Logisitics Office Manager to join the business within the Long Eaton, Derbyshire office. The business is fully multi-modal and exports & imports the vast majority of their clients goods from the US, Europe and Far East.

Job Description

As a Logistics Office Manager, you will actively report into the company Managing Director on a daily basis and harbour the following responsibilities:

  • Active daily management of a small team of 4 freight & transport operators, whilst reporting into the Managing Director.
  • Responsibility for providing all import and export based shipping quotes (mainly from the US and Americas).
  • Providing transport pricing and quotations for a variety of customers across varied industries.
  • Team management responsibilities such as RTW, 1-2-1's, personal development, appraisals, KPI monitoring.
  • Providing support and active development of the current team, mainly around customs compliance requirements.

The Successful Applicant

In order to be successful in an application for the Logistics Office Manager position, you will ideal have the following experience and qualifications:

  • 3+ year's experience within Logistics, Transport or Freight
  • Ideally experience within a logisitc environment
  • Commutable to the Long Eaton area of Derbyshire.
  • A desire to manage a small team and grow within the business.

What's on Offer

  • £38,000-£45,000
  • 10% company bonus
  • Opportunity to gain a company car or car allowance
  • 6% pension contributions
  • 33 days annual leave
  • Personal development plan to reach Senior Branch Manager across the following 2 years.
Contact
Reece Clarke
Quote job ref
JN-112021-4520041
Phone number
+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Sector
Logistics
Sub Sector
Head Office
Sector
Transport & Distribution
Location
Long Eaton
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
Job reference
JN-112021-4520041