Logistics Manager

Ref: 027
Location: Ardee Co. Louth, Ireland
Job Type: Permanent
Posted on: 2019-02-08 10:26:41
Consultant: Andrew Donlon
Email: andrew@protentialresources.com

Job Desciption

LOGISTICS MANAGER

DESCRIPTION

Our Client, one of the largest Beef Processors on Europe are recruiting a Logistics Manager, preferably from an Agri-food business background. The successful candidate will join a dynamic and fast-paced environment in their International sales division. If you are in a similar role in the Agri-food sector, this is an opportunity for you to grow your career.

Responsibilities

  • Compile weekly and monthly reports as required.
  • Produce an outstanding shipping report weekly.
  • Compile shipping schedules.
  • Track all shipments and ensure containers arrive on time at Coldstore
  • Ensure containers leave on time from cold stores, ensuring there is no demurrage.
  • Speak with cold stores and transport companies on a daily basis.
  • Send shipping details / sailing information to clients.
  • Keep shipment spreadsheet updated weekly.
  • Keep contract shipment spreadsheets updated weekly.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements and Core Competencies:

  • Experience in International Logistics is essential
  • To be proficient in Microsoft office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • To have good attention to detail
  • Preferably an understanding of Agri-food processing facilities
  • Highly creative with ability to think outside of the box, a good problem solver
  • Strong analytical skills and data-driven thinking
  • Comfortable working with numbers, metrics and spreadsheets
  • Degree in Business/Commerce or equivalent qualifications

Excellent salary and benefits package available to successful candidate

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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