Logistics Manager – Permanent - Flexible Working Available

24 Oct 2019
24 Nov 2019
Full Time
Contract Type

Our client, a construction company based in London is looking for an experienced Logistics Manager, your role is to take responsibility for all aspects of the logistics supply chain, stores management, development and optimisation of site logistics solutions to meet the needs of the project. The logistics manager will be required to manage the movement of people, goods and equipment at the construction site and control site facilities management. This is a Permanent role.

Key responsibilities and duties:

  • Plan site set-up to move labour, plant, and materials around site efficiently (e.g. hoarding, gates, site accommodation, cranes, hoists, security, temporary services and material delivery.
  • Pre-plan the usage of key assets such as hoists to ensure planned assets meet the needs of the programme.
  • Together with the site Project manager and health and safety adviser, write a Construction Logistics Plan and/or Construction Traffic Management Plan in accordance with Local Authority requirements and submit it to the Local Authority for approval. Once approved ensure that the site work within the agreed plan.
  • Write formally to all suppliers describing the characteristics of the site, including site access /egress, storage capacity and arrangement by programme, labour, hoists, cranes etc. Include the requirement for all deliveries to be made in compliance with the Traffic Management Plan.
  • Control materials in and out of site by scheduling deliveries to specific time slots.
  • Plan and integrate with key contractors to meet the needs of the planned programme and de-confliction of on-site space and time where appropriate.
  • Create a system to communicate information around the site e.g. noticeboards, email distribution lists, monitor displays, web pages.
  • Ensure local hospital data is regularly updated, communicated and routes are checked.
  • Define and organise all site signage to the agreed corporate standard.
  • Ensure that signage and signage symbols used are internationally recognised.
  • Ensure additional languages are used in signage to ensure messages are understood.
  • Manage all movements to and from site and keep associated records.
  • Enforce the full use of the organisation’s delivery management system.
  • Ensure suppliers use appropriate vehicles for delivery.
  • Control materials in and out of site by scheduling deliveries to specific time slots.



  • Minimum Level 3 – Logistics and Transport Operations
  • Manual handling


  • Level 5/6 – Logistics and Transport Operations Management
  • First Aid at Work

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