Logistics Manager - Porthmadog, Wales

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Porthmadog, Wales
  • Job Type: Supply Chain/Logistics/Inventory
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: c.£40,000 - £45,000
  • Date Posted: 07/09/2022
  • Expiry Date: 15/10/2022

Logistics Manager

c.£40,000 – £45,000

Porthmadog, Wales




Would you like to take on a new challenge with a successful dairy manufacturer? My client is recruiting for an experience Supply Chain Professional to join their business during an exciting period of growth.


The Role:

Reporting to the Site Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for the supply chain functions across the site…

  • Facilitate the coordination of the day to day running of the Supply Chain processes.
  • Ensure compliance and system optimisation in conjunction with despatch, receiving sites & logistic stakeholders acting as the link between all functions.
  • Manage and maintain existing and new relationships with Suppliers and Freight teams, implementing metrics and measurements to monitor performance.
  • Drive efficiency and productivity improvements, reducing cost and maximising quality & availability to the customer
  • Encourage proactive supplier/procurement relationships and ways of working using business vendor performance database to drive down customer related quality and service issues.
  • Ensure and demonstrate full traceability of raw materials and packaging from goods into final wrapped product


The Candidate:

  • Experience in food and drink Supply Chain is essential.
  • Team management experience essential.
  • Strong experience in working with Excel, SAP, System 21 and MRP systems
  • Ability to demonstrate numerical and analytical competencies
  • Demonstrate organisational, planning, communication, and influencing skills


The Package:

  • Salary c. £40,000 – £45,000
  • Monday – Friday


Next Steps:

If you feel you fit the brief for this opportunity and would like to take on a new challenge with an exciting business, click ‘apply now’ to be considered!