Freight Manager

The Hut Group

Poland
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Operations
  • Post Date: 06/06/2021
  • Website: thg.com
  • Company Address: Voyager House, Chicago Avenue, Manchester, M90 3DQ

About The Hut Group

THG has grown from a start-up business to a global digital commerce group, fast becoming one of the world’s leading beauty and wellbeing online retail organisations.

Job Description

THG Poland is looking to recruit Freight Manager at our production plant and fulfillment center in Magnice (near Wrocław)

    To ensure that logistics transport and delivery solutions are provided to meet with targets set by the business by driving strategic initiatives
    Act as point of contact for all freight movements inbound and outbound at THG Poland.
    To develop new freight partners, working both with agents and directly with shipping lines.
    To optimise and drive efficiencies of existing delivery lanes
    To optimise the mix of costs and service in line with the business expectations
    To continuously and sustainably ensure that THG’s customers experience the best possible service from our partners
    To carry out this role effectively you will need to have a good understanding of current network and key partners for Europe and capability to negotiate service deliverables and cost savings
    Maintain communication and control through all phases of the journey
    Maintain current knowledge of relevant legislation, political situations and other factors that could affect the movement of freight
    Ensuring the business is compliant with regulations relevant to Logistics
    To develop excellent working relationships with our global 3PL’s


Requirements

    Excellent communication skills - you will be liaising with a variety of people
    In depth Air, Sea and Road logistics knowledge
    Export, Import and European distribution experience.
    Polish customs experience.
    Clarity in communication, as major problems could arise through inaccuracies
    Good organisational and planning skills
    Good geographical knowledge
    Flexibility and the ability to adapt to changing circumstances
    Problem-solving ability, particularly when working under pressure
    Accuracy and attention to detail
    If you have experience working in the Transport and Delivery side of Logistics, with international freight forwarders and 3PL partners plus a very good understanding of logistics and e-commerce that would be an advantage

Benefits

    Benefit package (Multisport card, medical care, subsidized meals in the employee canteen, possibility to use employee transport)
    Opportunity for professional development, also within The Hut Group
    Opportunity to co-create a brand-new investment in Poland, third in The Hut Group
    Work in an experienced, motivated team of people who value mutual relations and knowledge sharing

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.