3PL Manager

Gleeson Recruitment Group
£35k - 42k per year + Excellent Benefits
29 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
My client a leading brand within retail is seeking a 3PL Manager (FULL TIME - Mon to Fri 13:00hrs - 21:00hrs Fixed Shift) Reporting to the Senior Manager onsite the 3PL Manager would be directly responsible for managing inbound performance, management of 3PL service providers and all functions necessary to deliver freight to store. The 3PL Manager will oversee the 2nd shift outbound operation, part of the role will be to resolve service failures and implement processes for continuous improvement. You will be asked to conduct 3PL review meetings and also build relationships with new 3PL providers to ensure continued success. You will be asked to analyse data to monitor trends and drive improvement constantly within your team. The role has real development attached to it with progression within the company available for a candidate who can display the right tenacity and drive. The successful 3PL Manager will have experience of working in a transport environment with previous experience in a demanding retail environment or with a track record managing a demanding 3PL customer. Your experience should include : Management responsibility within 3 rd party Logistics/Transportation Professional Knowledge of Transportation and Supply Chain principles and processes - especially in 3PL and Transportation Operations Strong problem solving, organisational, planning and analytical skills Attention to detail and follow up skills Ability to work under pressure with high sense of urgency, managing multiple priorities Ability to maintain confidentiality The following benefits package is available to the successful 3PL Manager : £35,000 - £42,000 basic salary Shift Allowance Excellent Benefits Gleeson Procurement & Supply Chain is a specialist recruiter of management professionals on both a permanent and temporary basis, into a number of industries including third party logistics, automotive and manufacturing. Please visit our website for further information about our services and to view all of our roles. To apply for the 3PL Manager position, please click on the "apply now" button and your CV will be sent directly to Phil Birch. We will respond to successful applicants within 7 days, however please feel free to get in touch if you would like any further information about your application. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66746647