Logistics Co-ordinator / Manager

Our client is looking for a dynamic Logistics Manager to join their growing team in their offices in West Sussex. Reporting to the director of the business, the Logistics Manager serves as a company leader, overseeing day to day operations and overall progression of the company.

Purpose of the role:

-Responsible for setting up and managing project movements/engine supply chain/AOG Cargo, high profile operations.

-The role will have a development aspect that includes developing current network/transport/carriers, staff training, creating/developing and operating procedures alongside the operations manager and growing new and existing customer accounts

-The role will have global responsibility

-Work with current agent network to ensure they have the set up to be able to manage shipments when tasked

-Customs clearance and compliance management

-Liaising with third parties to move goods (by road, rail, air or sea) in accordance with customer requirements

-Handle and delegate general cargo and shipment queries from customers

- Assist with application for various accreditations (AEO etc)

-Day to day support of the operation

Essential Criteria:

-Previous management experience

-Good overall aerospace industry knowledge

-Good with people, both internal and external. Must be able to develop relationships

-Proven communication skills both verbal and written

-Methodical and organised approach ensuring compliance and correct company procedure

-Strong client liaison skills

-Experience in Project logistics

-Work well under pressure

Company Benefits:

-Competitive salary aae.

-Overtime/on call standby pay

-Company pension (NEST)

-Company phone and laptop

Category: Current Vacancies, Export Airfreight.