A Logistics Manager needs to be a master of multitasking as they tend to have control over multiple areas of a project. They will have intricate knowledge of logistics IT systems, which they will use to measure stock levels at certain warehouses or business locations.
Essential parts of a Logistics Manager’s job description:
- Logistics Managers will work closely with Warehouse Managers and team leads to gain an overview of the logistics situation.
- They may also work directly with Delivery Drivers and Warehouse Associates to help direct staff to areas that need them.
- Logistic Managers will take insights from workers and data to help boost productivity and efficiency in the logistics department. They will also help to improve Health and Safety procedures in the department by working with Health and Safety specialists.
- Typical employers include E-Commerce businesses, wholesale traders and retailers.