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12 Logistics & Supply Chain Jobs

Transport Manager
Birmingham
D.O.E

The role
To manage all transport activities within the Group in line with the Operator's Licence. Ensuring compliance with external legislation and Company procedures.

To manage the Group's Health and Safety activities in conjunction with the Company's external consultants, ensuring compliance with external legislation and Company procedures.

Key Responsibilities:

Ensures Health and Safety, Environmental and Operator's Licence compliance
Understands and meets the Company's Operating Licence obligations ensuring that appropriate controls and procedures are rigorously enforced
Ensures compliance of DVSA and internal standards
Implement and monitor FORS into the Group where required
Completes driver licence checks to include fork lifts and moffetts, and maintain accurate maintenance/training records for all vehicles
Maintains accurate fleet servicing records in accordance with the 8-weekly plan
Oversees vehicle management including trucks, cars, fork lifts and moffetts, liaising with fleet, safe vehicle operations, security, fuel management, working time directive, driving hours (tachograph analysis) and vehicle weights
Oversees cost control and performance, actively seeking to improve efficiency, reduce operating costs, whilst meeting budget as a minimum
Ensures that all aspects of Health and Safety are adhered to, including but not limited to induction training, operating procedures, near miss reporting, accident/collision and emergency procedures
Implement and support the introduction of any new initiatives and or, any ad-hoc projects
Engage with internal customers and external suppliers to meet and exceed Company expectations
Maintains an excellent working knowledge of, and works proactively and in accordance with, all current and anticipated legislative requirements and best practice relevant to the transport industry
The go to person for the fleet and other vehicle maintenance, insurance claims, fuel management and transport compliance
Provides creative, flexible and consistent leadership to develop an understanding and awareness of transport and Health & Safety, across the management team within group.
Occasional travel to other sites to support the fleet operation/Health & Safety and management team
Undertake any other reasonable duties as required by Senior Management
Person Specification:

Minimum of five years' experience in a similar environment

FORS knowledge and experience of implementing the scheme into a company

IT literate to a high standard

Commercially astute, analytical with a high degree of numeracy

Works logically and systematically to solve problems, make decisions and think laterally and flexibly with the ability to manage sustainable change

People, customer and results orientated

Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills, both verbal and written

Ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously

The ability to provide a high level of attention to detail and accuracy

A positive team player, with demonstrable ability to work collaboratively with colleagues

Certificate of Professional Competence for Transport Manager's in Road Haulage

Flexible in attendance

Desirable:

Hold a class 1 or class 2 driving licence

NEBOSH

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Benefits:

Additional leave
Company pension
Gym membership
Life insurance
On-site parking
Store discounts
Wellness programmes
Schedule:

8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

Experience:

Transport Management: 5 years (required)
Licence/Certification:

Transport Managers CPC (required)
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Sam Clarkson

£20000 - £21000
Transport Coordinator/Planner
Tewkesbury
20,000 - 21,000
Job Vacancy:
Our client are looking to recruit a full time Transport Planner/Administrator to join their office in Tewkesbury.
The Role:
They are a privately run, family owned business providing temperature controlled and time critical transport nationwide.
The role will primarily involve assisting with the scheduling, sequencing, and routing of our vehicles, liaising with our drivers, handling and processing paperwork, taking orders & dealing with queries and resolving any issues.
You would join on a full time basis, 40 hours per week, with overtime opportunities, operating across 3 weekly shift rotas; 06:00 till 14:00, 08:00 till 16:00 and 14:00 till 22:00, there would be some weekend working involved and on call requirements. A flexible approach to working hours is required.

Skills & Experience:
• The ability to work on your own initiative.
• A methodical and logical approach with good problem-solving abilities and an eye for detail.
• A professional and confident telephone manner as the role will entail communication with a variety of stakeholders & customers.
• Experience with Microsoft office, Excel & Word would be advantageous.
• The ability to manage driver's hours in relation to customer requirements and volume demands.
• Confidence to schedule, sequence and route drivers and vehicles, ensuring work is planned to time and cost parameters.
• Act as the main point of contact to both our drivers and customers, effectively dealing with any issues as they arise.
• Carry out driver debriefs, ensuring that our transport operation is running both safely and cost-effectively.
• Escalate details of vehicle accidents, defects, or any fleet issues to senior management.
• Previous transport or logistics experience is advantageous but not essential as full training will be given to the successful applicant(s).
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Sam Clarkson

Transport Planner
Hartlebury
35,000 - 37,000
Rotating shifts - Mon to Fri 8am to 6pm
Mon to Fri 11am - 9pm & Sat 8am - 1pm

We are representing a well-established national and international logistics provider, who are looking to recruit for an experienced Transport Planner to route 23 Artics. This role can offer an excellent career with great progression. We are ideally looking for someone who has previous experience working in a role very similar.

Main Duties

• To ensure all activities and delegated tasks are conducted cost effectively and efficiently, whilst remaining compliant with the Company's Operators Licence at all time.
• To organise, allocate work and manage the co-ordination of all or part of the Customer's supply chain process, including distribution, logistics of the Drivers and routes.
• To provide excellent customer service and ensure a customer focussed approach to planning and meeting the customer's requirements.
• To support and advise drivers whilst on route and devise optimal routing of vehicles.
• To ensure the Traffic department is effective and undertakes the routing and administration effectively.
• Meet weekly or monthly KPI's set for the department.
• Maintain and update Transport Administration System
• To deal with all customer or Driver complaints
• Ensure the Drivers are working within legislative requirements and remain fully trained in relevant Health & Safety requirements of Drivers and Working Time Regulations.
• Assist drivers reporting mechanical faults, defects and breakdowns, liaise with workshop or national recovery ag
• To be flexible to accommodate changes that occur within the Traffic Department

As a person you will need the following qualities & experience:
• Experience working as a planner
• Experienced in working in a fast paced environment
• Are computer literate
• Have good organisational and communicative skills
• Previous experience in a similar role
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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

£28000 - £32000
Warehouse Manager
Bilston
28,000 - 32,000
Mon to Fri 8am - 5pm


Our client are a well-established and successful Trade supplier of Storage, Access and Material Handling Equipment with a busy warehouse and logistics operation.

They are looking for an experienced and enthusiastic Warehouse and Logistics Manager to join the company and lead the team of warehouse operatives to drive efficiencies and manage expansion.

This role is both challenging and varied and one where hard work, initiative and commitment will be rewarded.

Key skills/ duties required

Previous Management and supervisory experience Warehouse Environment

Management of 10 members of staff

Management of the warehouse whilst still being physically involved in the warehouse duties.

Knowledge of ISO9001 processes and procedures

Coordination of all aspects of the day-to-day operation of Goods in, Inspection, storage, picking and load processes

Interact with third party logistics service providers

Create and maintain relationships with vendors and customers to ensure timely delivery of goods

Creating packing lists, international export documentations and updating shipment information for fast and efficient movement of goods

Performing Stock Takes and producing reconciliations

Ensuring the Warehouse is kept clean, tidy and safe at all times

Ensuring H & S procedures are adhered to at all times

Fork lift licence would be an advantage but is not essential

The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

Organised, enthusiastic, reliable and efficient in multi-tasking

Possess a fine eye for detail and be able to problem solve under pressure

Being able to communicate comfortably at all levels of the organisation

Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as part of a team

Good communication skills, verbal and written

Proactive, positive and flexible attitude

Good IT skills, Microsoft office and the ability to pick up new systems quickly and effectively

Strong team player with good communication skills

High level of administration skills


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

Warehouse team leader
Wolverhampton
20,000 - 26,000 D.O.E
Monday to Friday 7am - 3:30pm

Core responsibilities:

Oversee operations for all services at WH / EMC.
Point of contact for operational issues at WH / EMC.
Monitor and improve staff efficiency in WH.
Cover WH Manager / Shift Supervisor / Admin tasks when needed.
Ensure staff are adhering to rules and policies.
To be involved in staff disciplinaries.
Create new processes and monitor existing ones.
Monitor staff development.
Produce, publish and monitor KPI's for improvements.
Monitor, record and address pick / delivery errors and implement corrective actions.
To be involved in staff selection and interview process.

Day-to-day duties: (Some duties will be daily / weekly / monthly)

Run the SOS (Start of shift meeting) when needed.
Reply to correspondence and requirements for all services.
Liaise with the delivery team and admin to produce end of month line counts.
Monitor the daily stock coverage report and communicate / chase possible shortages.
Check and update line walk integrity.
Drive 5s culture and update reports and KPI's weekly. Submit improvement memos to area champions.
Spot check EMC Team Leaders / operatives to ensure they are following process.
Get involved with AG reverse logistics when needed.

Create weekly staffing plan when needed.
Update the dock plan as needed.
Arrange for Brugola empties to be collected.
Record and communicate any export pallet requirements.
Produce any 'ships to customer' requirements.
Write company procedures and create a schedule to process confirm them all within 12 months.
Look into any internal errors / issues and implement new systems to control them.
Keep AG picking errors down to below 0.01%.
Arrange monthly AG rack checks and investigate any discrepancies.
Allocate staff / labour as needed and communicate any additional requirements to the WH Manager.
Create and update staff training records.
Ensure accurate and efficient completion of QC checks.
Ensure admin duties are being completed efficiently.
Delegate tasks to staff and support operation when necessary.
Organise efficient offload of AG freight containers.
Organise weekly racking / fire door / WH capacity checks.
Alert management to serious issues and be able to participate in resolving problems safely.
Lead by example - promote and encourage good behaviours and a positive attitude.
Contact IT for support if required.
Process confirmation of staff.
Training of warehouse new starters.
Ensure MHE checks along with checklist is filled in.
Ensure vans are maintained and kept tidy.

Position in the organisation:
You will be reporting to the Warehouse Manager.

Subordinates:
Admin staff
Delivery Team Leaders
Operatives

Benefits:

Company pension
On-site parking
Schedule:

Day shift
Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations:
Risk Assessments in place

Experience:
Supervising experience: 3 years (required)
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

Transport Planner
Halesowen
26,000-27,000

Our client is a locally well-known haulier and prides itself on having an excellent reputation for providing outstanding professional service to its customers.

As a company they are currently experiencing a period of exciting growth within our haulage and pallet network across the Midlands region.
They are currently looking to recruit transport planners to add to our current work force.

As the transport planner for the fleet of rigid vehicles you will be responsible for the efficient planning of deliveries and collections through our own haulage customers or through our contracted collection and delivery network companies.

Exploring and planning the best and most cost effective routes to ensure delivery times are made in accordance with customer SLA's.

Due to the nature of the business, your hours will be variable and the job may require some weekend work.

Must have excellent IT skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:
* On-site parking
Schedule:
* Monday to Friday(Days)

Experience:
* Traffic planning: 1 year (Required)
Work remotely:
* No

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

Purchasing Manager
35,000 - 45,000 D.O.E
Oldbury
Reports to: Operations Director
Hours of Work: Monday to Thursday 7.30am to 4.00pm with half hour lunch break each day and 7.30am to 12.30pm with no lunch break on Friday of each week - 37 hours in total

Our client provide products for the Construction and Manufacturing industries. This is a full time
permanent position where you will be required to purchase steel, general consumables
across the site and have overall responsibility for the General Stores.

Person Specification:

- Ideally have 5 years' or more experience of working in a similar purchasing role / function within a production / manufacturing environment
- Have minimum Level 4 CIPS qualification would be advantageous
- Have a broad understanding of current manufacturing methods
- Have excellent communication and negotiation skills
- Have a flexible approach to work and ability to adapt to change
- Be well organised, professional and able to work under pressure
- Be responsible for achieving objectives on own initiative, as well as part of a team
- Be computer literate
- Be able to prioritise workload, meet deadlines and pay attention to detail
- Must be eligible to work in the UK and possess a full UK Driving Licence

Key Responsibilities:

1. Build and maintain positive trust relationships with key suppliers and vendors
2. Request prices from steel suppliers for new or existing business and present findings to the relevant Division
3. Purchase steel of the right quality at the most competitive prices, so as to maximise production opportunities and to ensure purchase contracts are clearly articulated with regard to pricing/quality/delivery/tonnage/claims
4. Review steel orders / consumables with suppliers on a weekly / monthly basis and report findings back to the relevant Division
5. Keep internal customers informed of steel delivery status and advise of any delays/shortages/quality issues
6. Produce weekly and monthly spend reports on steel and consumables
7. Carry out monthly reporting of cost savings and be part of the CIP programme
8. Carry out market analysis to determine future steel availability
9. Direct and supervise the activities of the Purchasing Coordinator and Stores Supervisor
10. Development of new suppliers in all areas of Purchasing
11. Development of an IT system in the Stores, for a better vision of stocks, cost and usages
12. Review stock levels and report of stocks in the Stores on a monthly basis
13. Perform any other ad hoc tasks assigned by the Operations Director
14. Visit suppliers to discuss and review supply performance, quality and report this back to the relevant departments

Package: Competitive salary, Company Mobile Phone, Company Pension Scheme, Health Cash Plan, Life Assurance and 33 days holiday (including statutory days)

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 25,000 - 30,000

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.


2 possible Shift Patterns
Either 4 on 4 off or
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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