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  • Location: Oxfordshire, OX14
  • Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 12 days ago

  • Sector: Technical & Engineering
  • Contact: Jerry Hayman
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01865 264 050
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 23 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 223

Transport & Logistics Manager

Milton Park – Oxfordshire

Role: Transport & Logistics Manager

Field: Manufacturing/Engineering/Radioactive

Reporting to: Site Manager

Hours of work: Mon – Thurs (07:30 – 16:00), Fri (07:30 – 12:30)

Basic salary: £45,000 - £55,000 dependant on experience

Benefits: 24 days plus bank holidays, pension 8% (5% employer, 3% employee contribution)

A Leading manufacturer, specialising in sterilisation of equipment across food, medical device and the health care industry are looking to recruit a Transport & Logistics Manager. You will manage and maintain national and international transport operations of radioactive sources and ensure that products are moved safely, reliably and in a cost-effective manner to meet business needs.

The Role:

  • Establish and manage relationships with key suppliers including; agents, freight forwarders and port and customs authority. You will also pro-actively seek alternative/backup suppliers to minimise risks and negotiate shipment costs

  • Provide effective stock/inventory management/control and shipping documentations

  • Be compliant with key industry bodies and regulations which may include; Transport Regulatory Agencies (UK & Oversees), Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) , International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road (ADR), HMRC Regulations, European Union Transport Policy, and other relevant Road Transport & Logistics regulations

  • Work closely with the Site Manager to coordinate the company’s response to all transport security-related matters

  • Be the main point of contact as the company’s Export Controller to ensure compliance with UK strategic controls

  • Maintain High-Activity Sealed Radiative Sources (HASS) tracker databases

  • Manage logistics planning for movements of loaded and empty packaging as well as carry out specific transport arrangements with documentations relating to imports and exports via sea/air/road

About You:


  • Relevant Transport & Logistics qualifications i.e. CILT or qualified to HND/NVQ level 4 in relevant field

  • Formal qualifications or memberships from professional bodies linked to Logistics and Freight Industries would be desirable but not essential i.e. IMDG, IATA,ADR, IAEA

  • Proven industry experience within a Transport Management/Supply Chain Management role and experience of international shipments mainly by Road and Sea

  • It would be advantageous to have experience of dangerous goods but not an essential requirement

  • Valid UK Driving License

  • As this is mainly based in the Milton Park site in Oxfordshire, you will be located within a reasonable distance or willing to relocate

To apply for this fantastic opportunity, please send across an up to date CV or call Jerry Hayman.

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