Logistics Manager

Planet Pharma Staffing Limited
Leicestershire (GB)
Competitive Salary in line with skills and experience
Closing date
17 Sep 2020

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Operations, Logistics
Full Time
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Role – Logistics Manager                               

Location – Leicestershire Area or South Wales 

Rate – Competitive in line with skills and experience  

Type – 12-Month Fixed Term Contract


For one of Planet Pharma’s global Life Science Service Providers we are currently looking for multiple Logistics Managers to join on an initial 12 Month Fixed-Term Contract focussing on a COVID-19 studies project. 

  • Manage and coordinate the logistical support required to site overseeing the planning of needs, procurement of needs, from products coming in, the stocking, movement of workflow and removal of waste
  • Maintain and use of logistical spreadsheet to give feedback and update briefings to higher management.
  • Log/ monitor DAILY sites releases until successful delivery to the destination laboratories.
  • Develop and standardized inventory tracking sheet
  • Facilitate consistent and timely delivery of the above orders via track, trace, and problem resolution
  • Work cross functionally to create daily action plan
  • Act as the control tower / primary escalation for questions related to inbound shipments
  • Interface with internal and external partners to process shipments.


  • Proven experience in Logistics/ Procurement
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in customer order / import / export / distribution processes
  • Experience working with SAP ERP systems and multiple modules
  • Working knowledge of key International Trade Compliance regulations.
  • Experience in work for a Health Care industry and handling / managing diagnostic, biopharma and life sciences commodities
  • Strong capability to effectively communicate, verbally and in writing, in English is required

Apply now for immediate consideration or contact Michael Owusu-Ansah on +44 203 928 6631

We are an equal opportunities Recruitment Business and Agency. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Planet Pharma is an Employment Agency providing Global Staffing services.

Planet Pharma was founded by a dedicated team of professionals with extensive experience supporting the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and device industries.

Our goal is to create an organization that strengthens the employer-employee dynamic by connecting clients with talent. This results in making staffing more personal and creating enduring, valuable relationships. We value communication with our clients and make it our priority to have the hiring process be as fast and successful as possible.

We leverage cutting-edge technology and flexible service delivery models that provide efficient, personalized solutions for your business.

Our global headquarters is in Northbrook, IL and branch offices are based across the United States and Europe.

Contact Us
  • 10 Greycoat Place
  • London
  • SW1P 1SB
  • GB
  • +44 203 868 1000
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