Your job search results: 13 Logistics & Supply Chain jobs

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13 Logistics & Supply Chain Jobs

Quality Controller/Checker
Location: Pershore, Worcestershire
Salary:20,000 - 23,000
Contract: Permanent - Full time
Shifts: Sunday to Friday week one Sunday to Thursday week two
Hours: start times between 6am and 11am - finish between 17.00 and 19.00

The Company:
Our client has been established for 40 years and is one of the UK's leading fresh produce companies, providing high quality fresh produce nationwide to the wholesale markets, the catering industry and large processers.
The Role
We are looking for an experienced Quality Controller to join our small friendly team of QCs with the following specific areas of control:
In-loading Quality Control of all produce
Check labelling requirements
Temperature Control
Ensure accuracy of intake stock
Checking of produce before out-loading
Regular checks on shelf life, including sorting
Condition of Warehouse
Calibration of Quality Control equipment
Completion of hygiene audits
Monitoring on procedures, compliance and non-compliance.
Candidate Requirements
Previous experience in a similar role within fresh produce is preferred
Keen eye for detail
Good communication skills - written & verbal
Quality Control knowledge (fresh produce)
Warehouse experience would be an advantage but not essential
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Sam Clarkson

Transport Manager
Evesham
35,000 - 40,000
Our client is looking for a Transport Manager to work in their transport and compliance department
The Transport Manager is responsible for the company Operators Licence and for organising and overseeing all safety checks and routine vehicle checks and adhering to regulations and law.
Responsible for all driver training, management of infringements, drivers driving behaviours, management of driver hours and driver disciplinary's.
The successful candidate would be responsible to update all transport employees and Directors of current legislation and any changes in legislation and effectively manage the changes in the business ensuring the business remains compliant

Main Duties:
• Understand daily and weekly routing plans by liaising with the Transport Planners, and the internal company tracking system.
• Plan, organise, and manage workloads to ensure work is completed to a satisfactory standard and in accordance with required timescales.
• To co-ordinate all Driver CPC training, ensuring that all personnel are up to date with points and knowledge.
• Investigate and manage any customer complaints in relation to drivers.
• Review, manage, and implement any required schedule and policy changes, including managing and implementing new projects such as change of tracker and tacho provider and implementation of driver performance incentive program.
• Monitor operations to ensure that personnel comply with policies and procedures, safety rules, and driving regulations and law.
• conduct a weekly review of driver time sheets against the vehicle tracker for payroll and ER purposes.
• Conduct investigations to determine causes of transportation accidents and to improve safety procedures.
• To manage all recruitment activities for new driving personnel.
• To manage any employment relations issues with all drivers including handling of any disciplinaries or grievances.
• Monitor and report on transportation costs, to include fuel and driver's costs (including working hours)
• Analyse performance of vehicles and drivers, to encourage better performance to include damage, fuel, harsh breaking, over speeds etc.
• Negotiate and authorise contracts with suppliers of CPC trainers
• Prepare management recommendations and keep management informed and aware of industry changes and legislation.
• Conduct employee training and coaching sessions on subjects such as driver training, and safety standards, including daily walk around checks and driver infringements.
• Conduct tachograph analysis
• Complete all new driver inductions and training
• Management of all agency drivers, monitoring of cards, accidents, breaks and hours
• Keep organised and accurate records of vehicles, schedules, and transport activities.
• Ensure compliance is adhered to at all times, and to remain up to date with safety and driving regulations.
Additional Duties:
• Collaborate with other managers and staff members in order to formulate and implement policies, procedures, goals, and objectives.
• Serve as a main point of contact for all personnel surrounding any transportation queries.


Person Specification

Knowledge and experience
• Proven work experience as a Transportation Manager, or similar role
• Experience of route analysis and monitoring driver behaviors
• Familiarity with logistics software, like trackm8ate, tru tac, Aquarius
• Knowledge of budgets and financial controls
• Knowledge of regulations and legislation
• Must be able to work off own initiative and as part of a team
• Experience of working in fresh produce preferable
• Proven experience within a compliant company - operator license to stay within green
• Be able to develop and implement processes, procedures including the management of such
• Ability to work under pressure
• You must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Suite
• Developing and managing KPI's

Skills and personal aptitudes
• Excellent organisational skills
• Ability to supervise and train staff
• Problem-solving abilities
• Numerical and analytical
• Strong communication and people management skills
• Safety conscious with a full knowledge of transport operations and maintenance
• Ability to deliver internal training and coaching
Education

• Full CPC Holder
• Class 1 Licence

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
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Transport Planner
25,000
Hours - TBC
West Brom - B70

Our client are looking for someone with the below key skills:

• Previous knowledge within the logistics sector
• Experience with planning local and distance multidrop for a mixed fleet of LGVs
• Good geographical knowledge of the UK
• A good understanding of driver hours and WTD
• Must be able to multi task
• Must have good IT skills and the ability to use MICROSOFT EXCEL and WORD. A knowledge of STIRLING planning software very beneficial
• Understanding of drivers EDC devices
• Exceptional attention to detail
• Must be organised, self-motivated and driven
• Experience in optimising resources efficiently
• great communication skills to be able to liaise closely with all relevant departments and drivers AND ensure any issues are managed proactively
• Ability to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment
• Must be flexible, hard working and enjoy a challenge

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
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Sam Clarkson

Freight Forwarder
Bromsgrove
26,000 - 28,000
Our client is currently in need for a self-starting individual to join the logistics team In Worcestershire.
As the Freight Forwarder, you will be responsible for proactively canvassing new business selling the core products of our overland road freight division and have the responsibility of developing and maintain profit from new accounts and development of existing business. Handling all aspect of the job from commercial sales, operations and customs and excise processing.
Responsibilities
• Actively solicit business for exports and imports on the Iberian Peninsula through external sales visits, where there could be the requirement for client presentations.
• Assist and complete Tenders for nominated area
• Understand the Customer needs and provide solutions which meet their requirement to close business
• Receive and process customer orders
• Monitor and manage cost effective collections and deliveries
• Liaising with new & existing customers to establish client relationships over the phone.
• Considering and planning the most effective route for freight
• Tracking the movement of freight using software and satellite technology
• Reporting back to clients, keeping them up-to-date with the progress of goods
• Tracking the movement of freight using software and satellite technology
• Reporting back to clients, keeping them up-to-date with the progress of goods
• Tracking the movement of freight using software and satellite technology
• Reporting back to clients, keeping them up-to-date with the progress of goods
• Organising payments or processes transactions on behalf of the client, such as freight charges.
Experience required:
• A minimum of 5 years of experience with in the logistics industry and a customer knowledge for Spain, Portugal and Gibraltar.
• Thorough knowledge of both customs and excise processes required within Europe.
• Understanding of European Road freight logistics.
• A natural problem solver who thrives off challenges
• Strong skills using MS Office, including Excel, PowerPoint
• Strong communication skills written and verbal
• Previous freight forwarding experience in either road / European transport at least 3 years

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
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Sam Clarkson

Job Description - Transport Planner 20,000-26,000

We currently have the following position available to work in our fast paced logistics operation where we collect, store, cross dock and distribute fresh fruit and vegetables, based in Honeybourne near Evesham.

Due to our rural location you need to be within a 20 mile radius of Honeybourne, Evesham.

This role would suit a candidate who has experience in a logistics office / transport planning environment looking to develop their career into chilled logistics or a candidate that has office/procurement experience looking for training and a change of career.


Shift Pattern -
5 days on, 2 off
6 days on, 1 off
Shift patterns ( 6am - 2pm, 12pm - 8pm and 9am - 4/6pm at weekends)

The candidate will shadow one of our senior planners to learn on the job which will involve, planning of routes, traffic management, collections of customers goods, driver compliance, communicating with drivers and customers. Data inputting will also be required for our bespoke inhouse order system. An eye for detail, outgoing personality. communication skills, and good listening skills are essential.
The candidate must have a minimum of
• 5 GCSE's at grade C and above including Maths and English
• BTEC National Diploma or 2 A Levels.
• Office 365, MS word and Excel competent including formulas.
• Good Geographical Knowledge

This is a fast paced and constantly changing environment. The candidate must be outgoing, physically fit, think on their feet, a problem solver with excellent communication skills,
Applicants without the required qualifications or experience of working in logistics will be automatically disregarded.

Benefits:
• Casual dress
• Private medical/dental insurance
• Pension
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Sam Clarkson

Job Title: Transport Co-ordinatorLocation: HalesowenHours: 47.5 hoursSalary: 26,000kDue to expansion, our client is looking to recruit a Transport Administrator to join their team. You will be responsible for coordinating the transport office.Day to day duties will include the following:
-To ensure the transport department is effective and undertakes the administration required-Dealing with telephone enquiries and directing as required-Maintain and update the transport administration system-Assisting with legal paperwork-Processing collection and delivery information-Ensuring drivers have the correct paperwork-Invoicing
As a person you will need the following qualities & experience:
-Previous experience of working in a fast-paced environment-Have good organizational and communicative skills-Previous experience in a similar role desirable-Fast and accurate keyboard skills
Office Workforce are responsible for thousands of temporary, temp-to-perm and permanent vacancies across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Our team offer a unique service tailored to match your precise needs, and can assist you with the following job categories, Clerical and Administration, Call Centre, Customer Services, Sales and Business Development, Secretarial and PA, Professional and Management. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
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Emily Sands

Warehouse Manager
Gloucester
25,000

Our client are looking for an experienced warehouse manager to join the rapidly expanding e-commerce business.
In this fast-moving industry you will need to be organized, calm under pressure and a real team player who is willing to take on additional responsibilities.

Requirements to apply:
Ideally we are looking for a candidate that has an ecommerce background
This is a challenging role that will offer great satisfaction once bedded in. You will be given autonomy to deliver change within a fast-paced business which is growing at a very quick rate.
Previous experience within a warehouse / distribution centre environment is preferred.
Hands on experience with warehouse management software, databases and knowledge of warehousing Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)
Good understanding of customer deliverables and the impact of failure / cost of poor quality. A proven track record in continuous improvement: addressing issues, finding solutions and implementing new practices.
Must be able to demonstrate excellent leadership skills and ability to manage staff motivating, developing and managing others. Will also have strong decision making and problem-solving skills.
Needs to be approachable, open, fair, consistent, diplomatic with strong communication and interpersonal skills
Have an extremely high level of attention to detail and needs to be very accurate in everything you do

Job Role:

Strategically manage warehouse in compliance with company's policies and vision
Help with layout and ensure efficient space utilisation
Initiate, coordinate and enforce optimal operational policies and procedures
Manage and conduct investigations, disciplinary and grievance hearings as required
Manage the absence levels within the Warehouse team
Manage KPI's and provide the necessary feedback and training to staff
Recruit, select, coach and motivate employees

Implement and maintain ongoing compliance of Health & Safety regulations.
Shift planning
Responsible for overseeing the good inward process and maintenance of accurate stock control

Working hours - 08:00am - 17:00PM - Monday to Friday. Must be flexible to business needs.
28 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays)

Logistics & Supply Chain Workforce are responsible for placing thousands of dedicated professionals out to work across the Midlands. We operate from several prime locations in the area, and are likely to have an office right near you. Job categories include; Food Production, Food Processing, Warehouse, distribution and Planning. We are always on the lookout for the very best talent, so if you know anyone, refer them to our professional and friendly team who will be more than happy to help.
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Sam Clarkson