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Shipping Manager

Location: LETCHWORTH GARDEN CITY, HERTFORDSHIRE Salary: 40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 11 months ago Reference: 3067573
Our client are a leading Manufacturer and Processing Company that are long established. 

They believe in developing and investing in their employees and see their employees as their most valuable assets. 

The Shipping Manager is accountable for leading the Shipping team to deliver outstanding customer satisfaction, through the development and application of robust and disciplined systems to ensure that all shipments to and from the business are carried out safely, efficiently, accurately, and on time.

Key responsibilities:

Support EHS principles in order to ensure that EHS is given top priority and good practice is followed at all times.

Ensure that the shipment of all dangerous goods is carried out in compliance with the appropriate legislation and safety standards

Monitor and manage the deliveries due for all areas of the PGMS business. Communicate, expedite and escalate within the operation team and management to ensure a very high level of delivery performance

Develop Customer delivery performance metrics, measure, monitor and report performance. Identify and document improvement plans.

Manage all shipping related customer complaints, analyse and identity root cause and develop and implement permanent corrective actions.

Develop expertise in all shipping related IT systems.

Support the Advanced Supply Chain Team with the structured collection, storage, analysis and reporting of business Data

Support the Advanced Supply Chain Team in the development of robust business processes and delivering high data integrity

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 depending on experience with excellent pension and other benefits

Qualifications / Experience required

Degree or equivalent in relevant discipline ideally supply chain or Business related.

Ideally qualified as a DGSA

Demonstrable experience and knowledge of Supply Chain processes, ISO9001 and ISO18001.

Experience of Supply Chain systems and implementation of new processes.

Significant IT skills,.

Ideally knowledge of ERP business systems and how to interface with the business.

If you would like to feel valued and work for a truly great company, please apply online or call Brigid Blair on 01727 731 950

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