Logistics Manager

Chennai Permanent
  • Only candidates with 4-10yrs exp in managing logistics for FMCG industry apply
  • Only candidates with MBA/PGDM from Tier 1 colleges apply

About Our Client

Our client is a leading FMCG giant. They are looking to hire a Logistics Manager who will be managing the logistics, transportation, and warehouse-related operations for the client. The role is based out of Chennai

Job Description

Reporting to the Head of Logistics, this position will be responsible for:

  • Managing secondary transportation which includes managing the freight budget and vendor development-related activities
  • Monitoring performance mechanisms and development for transporters
  • Managing warehouse operations such as selection of warehouse, costing, negotiations, daily operations, overheads and detentions, and safety
  • Driving central improvement agenda for the warehouse
  • Monitoring aging and obsolesce of stock and preparing stakeholders to take necessary actions
  • Managing customer services

The Successful Applicant

A successful candidate is an MBA from a tier 1 institute with 4-10 years of hands-on experience in managing logistics, warehouse, and customer service operations in the FMCG or Food and Beverages industry. They should have managed operations for large volumes. They should have strong stakeholder management skills and would be able to work in a cross-functional and dynamic setup. They should possess clear and concise communication skills.

What's on Offer

  • Great remuneration
  • Opportunity to work with a market leading brand
Quote job ref
JN-112023-6239250

Job summary

Function
Procurement & Supply Chain
Sub Sector
Logistics
What is your area of specialisation?
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Location
Chennai
Job Type
Permanent
Job Reference
JN-112023-6239250

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

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