Interim Senior Logistics Manager
Our Coventry office is recruiting for an Interim Senior Logistics Manager for our innovative automotive clients. This is a one-year fixed term contract.
Reporting into the Client Services Director, this role will be integral to delivering a programme of work for the client and will involve managing logistics on a diverse range of projects, from full support on high-profile retailer training and long service events down to purely financial support of smaller events. The role will have a client facing element so effective relationship building is a key requirement.
You’ll be responsible for responding to client briefs with project summary documents and developing project proposals so will need to be able to demonstrate a strong ability to write effectively. You’ll also need the ability to effectively brief and manage all relevant internal teams, producing complex schedules and itinerary documentation and ensuring these are adhered to and that all documentation and project filing is complete.
You’ll need to have strong commercial management skills and have experience in consolidating project costs and budgetary control. You’ll work closely with third party supplier in developing timelines and delivering project detail and will manage all aspects of assigned project execution within agreed budgets and timeframe. You’ll also be required to support with on-site ‘hands on’ event delivery.
You’ll have experience of managing global corporate events, particularly launches, drive events, incentive travel and sponsorship and first-hand experience of delegate management systems. You’ll have excellent communication skills, will be motivated, flexible and a team player. You’ll also need to be well organised with excellent attention to detail and strong MS Office skills. Fluency in additional European Languages would be advantageous. You’ll need a willingness to sometimes work unsociable hours and be open to global travel.
If this sounds like what you’re looking for please do get in touch today! We’re waiting to hear from you.