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Logistics and Import/Export Manager

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Supply Chain and Logistics
Location
United Kingdom - Malmesbury Office

About us


Pioneering technology takes more than just inventive engineers. At Dyson, we take a problem-solving approach to everything we do.  And across our support teams, we’re proud to be different. And importantly, we support change to maintain our rapid growth.


Joining our European Logistics & Supply Chain team in this new role you will support the global launch of a new product category for Dyson, becoming the subject matter expert (SME) for all logistics matters and the go-to person for supply chain and logistics activity for the export shipments of this category globally.


About the role


Based in our Malmesbury office within the GB & EMEA team you will have an independent role working closely with the business as well as managing individual requirements. You will deliver operational excellence and compliance for ad-hoc global shipments and imports/exports for cross functional teams (e.g. samples, equipment, marketing materials etc) along with resolving supply chain issues related to imports, exports and operational customs matters. 


Remaining up to date with global regulations and compliance for all types of goods movements, particularly dangerous goods, you will be the go-to SME for planned and ad-hoc import/export shipments globally. You will also:

  • Create, implement, and continuously update processes 

  • Develop and maintain relationships with key internal and external stakeholders, including 3PL/4PL to execute operations 

  • Be responsible for the global distribution of new products from the UK, as required

  • Create and implement reporting and KPIs 


About you


You will have a background in supply chain and logistics with a proven ability to proactively problem solve and deliver solutions. You will be excited about the prospect of developing your career within a large global organisation with multiple career pathways. You will ideally have:

  • A good understanding of supply chain, inventory, distribution, business, and management principles, with around 5+ years experience

  • Proven experience in UK to European & Global imports/exports of goods (ideally within the electronics sector)

  • Good Excel skills, along with SAP knowledge or similar

  • Strong organisational & training skills

  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills

  • The ability to deliver under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • A high attention to detail and analytical approach

  • A business and results oriented approach

  • The drive to be self-motivated and independent


Benefits


Financial

  • Performance related bonus scheme

  • Competitive pension scheme

  • Life assurance

  • Discounts on Dyson machines and retail discounts

  • Free bus travel to and from campus (from Bristol, Chippenham and Swindon)

Lifestyle

  • 27 days’ holiday (plus bank holidays)

  • Free on-site lunches, fruit and hot drinks

  • Free on-site sports centre, gym, hair-salon, lifestyle assist (concierge)

  • Electric vehicle salary sacrifice scheme

  • Ability to purchase additional holiday

Health

  • Private medical insurance and dental insurance

  • Employee assistance programme, digital GP, prescription service, fertility treatment support

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Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.

Interview guidance

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