Logistics Manager
Also referred to as: Logistics Operations Manager, Transport Logistics Manager
Requirements and Responsibilities
Manages and plans for logistics policies, objectives, and initiatives. Creates procedures for logistics management to optimize product workflow and minimize cost. Has responsibilities for vendor selection and negotiation, distribution, transportation, and inventory control. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a senior manager. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required.
Similar Jobs:  Supply Chain Manager, Import/Export Manager, Transportation Manager, Logistics Director, Logistics Analyst I, Logistics Analyst III, Import Coordination Manager, Logistics Analyst II, Meeting/Event Manager
Level of Education:  Logistics Manager Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Logistics Manager Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Logistics Manager Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation