Do you want to know what are the professional opportunities for a  Logistics Manager? The truth is that we are talking about a growing field that encompasses multiple activities.

And it is that, without a doubt, the logistics sector is one of the sectors with the greatest projection and greatest changes in these last five years. The economic globalization started in early 2000, with a boom in logistics construction, has been joined by the technological revolution, with the exponential growth of online commerce and technological innovations in the logistics sector itself.

Well, the logistics manager becomes one of the most sought-after professionals in this sector. And we want to talk about some of his career opportunities. Of course, not without first mentioning that among the requirements of job offers is usually requested in addition to a degree, knowledge, or experience in the logistics sector. These professionals must manage logistics activities and effectively use the company’s Production Control and Logistics policy.

Now yes, among the main functions of the logistics manager  are:

Supervision of daily activities

Supervising the daily activities, and anticipating the client’s requirements and maintaining a good relationship with him, are other of his functions.

To which we can add the activities of managing the launch of new programs within the plant. All this to guarantee customer satisfaction.

Team management

Leading the logistics teams and setting objectives are other responsibilities of these professionals.

Functions of those responsible for logistics: supervision

Supervising the logistics actions and implementing the necessary improvement actions in a coordinated manner are other functions.

To conclude, functions of a logistics manager are:

  • Optimally manage procurement and planning, that is, internal logistics.
  • Control and coordinate the functions in the supply chain;
  • Analyze the distribution procedures of commercial operations;
  • Optimize transportation: reduce cost, delivery times, and itineraries;
  • Use the supply, transport, and logistics control software ;
  • Manage and plan the activities of purchasing, production, transport, storage, and distribution;
  • A person in charge of logistics has, in short, the responsibility of satisfying the demand in the best conditions of service, cost, and quality.

You can always send your CVs at info@kcs-network.com for opportunities.