Freight Manager (Import/Export)

Rudheath, England, United Kingdom · Supply Chain & Merchandising

Description

The Hut Group:

Built on a foundation of industry-leading technology, a world-class team and a scientific approach to building global brands, The Hut Group are fast becoming the world’s most important online retail organisation.

The Hut Group's primary focus is health, beauty, prestige, and nutrition related consumer goods and the company owns and operates many leading brands including LookFantastic.com, Grow Gorgeous, Mio Skincare and MyProtein.com - The world’s #1 online sports nutrition brand. THG’s plans for 2017 includes further significant investment in pioneering and innovative technologies, acquisitions and international expansion.

THG has Distribution / Fulfilment centres in Warrington Cheshire, Utah, Kentucky and Poland. We are also expanding into APAC. The company is looking to recruit a Freight Manager to lead a small team that manages bulk movements of stock between our distribution centres, manufacturers and suppliers.

Your primary focus will be to ensure that stock is delivered to and from the warehouses by couriers in a timely fashion, so that customer orders can be fulfilled accurately and on time. You will work with external freight forwarders and 3rd Party Logistics companies to ensure that inbound and outbound transport for THG is delivered in as efficient and cost efficient manner as possible. This is an exciting but challenging role where you will be required to work with existing 3PL partners and can also seek out new solutions and partners where this will benefit the business.

Key Responsibilities

Requirements

To be considered for this role you will need to have

Key skills

To be considered for this role you will need to have experience working in Logistics and with freight forwarders and 3PL partners plus a very good understanding of logistics. You must also have an excellent understanding of all relevant import/export documentation, rules and regulations.

You should also have:

You will also need to be based within a reasonable commute of our offices in the North West UK.

Benefits


We offer:

Competitive salaries plus discounts, benefits and quarterly bonuses

Rapid Promotion

Leadership and Development training throughout your career

An exciting, fast-paced working environment where you will work with and learn from the best in the business
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