Freight Manager

£45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
03 Oct 2016
26 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Freight Manager £45,000 - £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits package Your new role As Freight Manager, you will take responsibility for growing International business, which forms a major element of my clients strategy. This is a new position in order to take the business to the next level with a fantastic opportunity to grow as this side of the business grows. You will have previously worked in a freight / part load / logistics in order to make an immediate impact. You will drive results with a team of colleagues. The team is close-knit and characterised by a high professional standard and the ability to drive fresh initiatives in a busy and challenging environment. Your roles and responsibilities include the following: Develop and maintain customer and potential customer relationships Awareness of market developments of competitors/suppliers Profit and Loss responsibility Management a team; leading and motivating them to achieve agree KPI's and service levels You will be key account manager for our major customers in this segment Innovate and drive the department to meet high growth and result targets Proactively manage the business KPIs and update accordingly. Actively improve processes and bring about functional efficiencies. What you'll need to succeed The ideal candidate should be an excellent communicator, able to communicate effectively with all types of internal and external suppliers as well as customers. I am looking for a dynamic Manager with the ability to drive performance by leadership through motivating and engaging with staff at all levels. I need someone who is ambitious; action oriented who can deliver results who can make a real difference. Experience in a similar role is essential. What you'll get in return Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package Onsite Parking What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as