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Logistics Managers may do some or all of the following

  • Oversees transportation of products along the supply chain
  • Ensures that products are correctly stored in the warehouse
  • Monitor inventory
  • Evaluate the quality and cost for the transportation and storage of products
  • Oversees transportation staff
  • Makes sure health and safety protocols are being followed

Logistics managers need to be

  • Organised
  • Efficient
  • technical
  • able to make good judgements
  • able to relate to people from all different cultures

Logistics managers need to have

  • an eye for detail
  • good oral and written communication skills
  • knowledge of the products that they are transporting
  • decision-making skills
  • computer skills
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