Employers across the logistics industry always need people behind the scenes with general business skills to keep sales coming in and to make their operations run smoothly – like IT, Finance, Human resources or Purchasing.
Accountants in the logistics industry work with financial and management information. Their main aim is to maximise profitability and efficiency. In larger companies they may work in one product area or business division.
Branch Managers lead the branch team in responding to requests from customers needing help with removals. In this largely office-based role, they manage their team’s day-to-day sales activities and the move co-ordination processes.
Distribution Managers plan and manage the control and movement of goods or raw materials using sophisticated telecommunications systems.