A Wearhouse and Distribution Manager supervises the movement, distribution and storage of supplies and materials in a company.
They are tasked with planning routes, analyzing budgets, and processing shipments. Also known as Supply Chain Managers, they generally form part of middle management.
Our business is looking for a talented and qualified Logistics Manager to join our team. In this position, you will be responsible for all supply chain management duties including selecting carriers, researching shipping methods, assessing budgets, and organizing storage.
Select carriers and negotiate contracts and rates.
Plan and monitor inbound and outgoing deliveries.
Supervise logistics, warehouse, transportation, and customer services.
Organize warehouse, label goods, plot routes, and process shipments.
Respond to any issues or complaints.
Research ideal shipping techniques, routing, and carriers.
Work with other departments to incorporate logistics with company procedures and operations.
Develop business by gaining new contracts, analyzing logistical problems and producing new solutions
Understand, work with and possibly help to develop e-commerce
Continually try to improve and develop business performance within the constraints of legislation, fuel costs and rising environmental pressures
Implement health and safety procedures
Motivate other members of the team
Work on new supply strategies