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  • Location: Watford
  • Salary: Competitive Salary
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Production
  • Contact: Adrienn Prezenszki
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01403 216216
  • Start Date: 2021-04-08
  • Job Ref: V-46785
Are you an experienced and motivated logistics and warehousing professional in the pharmaceutical industry? A brand-new permanent role has arisen for a Logistics & Warehouse Manager within a leading global export organisation in Watford. The role has a broad range of responsibilities with looking after all operational aspects of logistics support as well as leading a small team of Warehouse Operatives. Competitive salary plus benefits information will be discussed on application.

The Company
The company is a world class medical supplies wholesaler and distributor, specialising in importing and exporting pharmaceuticals and medical supplies to markets across the globe. They are experts at sourcing products, consolidating orders, and organising shipments, no matter what the destination.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Managing inbound shipments from suppliers, outbound shipments to customers, shipments between company’s different warehouses
  • Getting quotes from and negotiating with freight forwarders and courier firms to assist with the Sales and Procurement Team
  • Supporting the Sales and Procurement Teams seamless integration of Logistics and Warehouse functions with other functions in the sales process
  • Ensuring GDP/GMP compliance, internal SOP’s and insurance policies
  • Resolving any shipment issues whilst liaising with Sales Managers, Quality and Procurement
  • Compiling logistics records, including shipping documentation (airway bills, proof of export and delivery) as well as preparing documentation for external audits
  • Overall responsibility for warehousing function via managing the warehouse team whilst maintaining excellent customer service to both internal and external customers
  • Managing relationships with 3PL providers providing overseas warehousing
  • Stepping in when necessary picking, packing, and dispatching of products
  • Overseeing in house over labelling operations
  • Minimum 5 years’ logistics experience, preferably international experience
  • Strong line management experience
  • Knowledge of logistics and warehousing within the Pharmaceutical industry
  • Excellent communication skills (oral and written) and professional manner with the ability to maintain and build long lasting relationships
  • Flexible and hands – on approach
Please apply Now or forward your CV to for review or call Adrienn on 01403216216 for a confidential discussion.