A fast growing, up & coming and award winning distribution and collection business are seeking a Logistics Carrier Manager to work within both the B2B & B2C Collection and Delivery environments. This role, whilst based in South West London, will have responsibility for UK wide operations.
Reporting into the Logistics Director, this role will be responsible for a nationwide network of local transport carriers.
Direct man management of a team of 4 people (including a team leader & 3 co-ordinators).
Areas of responsibility for this role will include: Carrier Management, Induction of new Carriers into the network, management of SLA's and Distribution Network performance (currently 200 suppliers).
Predominately the client base will be B2B so an element of white glove customer service will be involved.
Transport network is predominately multi-drop, multi-collection in nature.
Plan and prepare resource allocation as the business grows in size.
Operational use of technology to ensure performance i.e. orders, tracking etc.
Ensure strong customer services vicariously through Carrier partners.
Training and development of own team and also Carrier partners (where required).
Minimum of two years experience within a comparable role - sectors with similar background would include Home Delivery, Parcels, Waste, White Glove Delivery environments.
Experience of running suppliers & sub-contractors is essential to this role.
Multi-drop / Multi-collection experience.
Commercially minded - able to negotiate rates with Carrier partners to get the best value before onboarding them with the business.
Someone who is naturally an organised and process-led person with the ability to delegate and use your team.
Ability to communicate to all levels - including Directors, Customers and also Drivers & Shop-Floor staff.
Willing and able to grow the Carrier footprint across the UK as the business grows.
Able to think beyond the obvious.
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Ref: Logistics Carrier Manager - B2B & B2C
This role would appeal to the following: Carrier Manager / Sub-contractor Manager / 4PL Manager / Logistics Network Manager / Logistics Planning Manager .