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Interim Global Freight analyst

Leading manufacturer of consumer products with locations across the globe including a base in the City of London.


The successful Interim Global Freight Analyst will:

  • Analysis of the total spend across all regions and all modes.
  • Develop analytics to show how these movements (and the related spend) alter with changes to sales and operations volume
  • Model these volumes (and related costs) for new supply chain scenarios, i.e. change of mode, change of batch size, change of flow etc.
  • Work with Business, Sales, Operations and Finance analysts to understand what changes they make have what impact on cost and spend levels
  • Engage with logistics service providers across all modes to understand their cost drivers and what changes made internally can bring lower spend levels
  • Help management run Tenders, RFQs, RFPs, where deemed appropriate by developing and providing bid pack data and material / volume flow charts.
  • Assist in the preparation of the 2021 annual Freight & Distribution budget by modelling the business plans forward projections
  • Help identify savings and potential for spend reductions from the data mining exercise

  • Help in the implementation of a freight audit process to ensure the data capured is maintained and readily available in the future.

  • Identify and help mitigate any risks in freight in terms of Overspend or Underperformance to agreed SLA's


The successful Interim Global Freight Analyst will be:

  • Have at least 5 years experience within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain, ideally across a variety of sectors including manufacturing and FMCG.
  • High levels of data management capability - BI, Databases, Excel (high level proficient) and other similar products
  • Proficient in MS Office for report writing and documentation (Word / PowerPoint)
  • Fluent Written and Spoken English - other languages an advantage
  • Exposure to 1 or more Mid to High level ERP system (Navision, Sage or similar)
  • At least 2 years' experience working within Freight or Carrier data management positions
  • Experience of working with all modes of transport in a multi-site, multi-region environment

Job Offer

The successful Interim Global Freight Analyst will be offered between £40,000 and £60,000 pro rata'd over 9 months. Salary dependent on experience within Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain.

Michael Page Logistics
Job Category
Salary and benefits
pro rata 9 months
£35000 to £45000 Per Annum
Career Level
Manager (Location / Team Leade
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