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Logistics Specialist

Harrogate, Yorkshire
Remote Working
Remote Working
£40,000 to £45,000
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Logistics Specialist, Harrogate, £40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits Are you looking for new and exciting opportunity working in a forward-thinking environment? For a manufacturer of a high spec product which truly is best in class globally? Somewhere you can work alongside and learn from an ambitious and highly skilled senior management team? If so then this could be the job for you! Due to the steady and continued growth of the business, this is a new role within the structure for someone to own the logistics function. As such, the role offers the opportunity to really make the role your own and influence change. You will report into the Head of Supply Chain and work closely with major stakeholders, both internal and external to ensure timely delivery and receipt of goods across the globe. So, what will be involved in the role? If you've overlooked the movement of goods globally via third-party logistics previously you'll know what it takes - effectively managing couriers and internal stakeholders holding both to account, monitoring KPIs and studying the market for the best rates. You'll achieve this utilising your super-organisation and planning skills, as well as your interpersonal skills and clear communication of goals. Being abreast of shipping and customs legislation is crucial for the role. You'll be based at the head office in Harrogate, the role is typically Monday to Friday and is predominantly office based although there is a hybrid model in place and after an initial training period working from home can be arranged. So what's in it for you? The opportunity to join an already market-leading business which is seeing significant international growth meaning progression within the company is extremely attainable. You'll be working as part of a fantastic leadership team who really value their people and put them at the centre of all major decisions. You would receive an attractive package including healthcare and bonus alongside an attractive basic salary of £40-45k per annum. What are we looking for? Ideally you'll have a strong supply chain background working in best in class organisations, with demonstrable experience reviewing existing outsourced logistical operations mainly in terms of cost reduction. As you will be overseeing global shipping having a solid understanding of shipping and customs legislation is essential. Experience managing 3PL's would he advantageous, as would having a proven track record of improving courier performance and KPI tracking & visibility. An ambitious logistics professional who matches the companies vision of growth and development. Want to hear more? Apply now! Are you looking to recruit a similar role? Cast UK is a leading executive consultancy, providing national recruitment solutions to both clients and candidates. Specialising in, HR, Procurement, Buying, Supply Chain, and Logistics, each member of our specialist team has a professional background specific to their recruiting sector. With this unique insight and knowledge, our consultants are able to place individuals from trainee through to main board. For more information on Cast UK or to discuss how we can find talent for your business then please visit (url removed)
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  • Job Reference: 705689690-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cast UK Limited
    Cast UK Limited
  • Location: Harrogate, Yorkshire
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Benefits & Bonus
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Permanent