logistics and distribution manager




Logistics and distribution managers take decisions on logistic services, operations and provisions. They take internal and external variables into consideration for effective and successful organisational logistic services. They give appropriate support to all the activities of the supply chain from the beginning to the end. These professionals organise the storage and distribution of goods and ensure that the right products are delivered to the right location on time and at a good cost.

Alternative label

  • logistics manager

  • manager of logistics and distribution

  • logistics coordinator

  • director of logistics and distribution

  • distribution and logistics manager

  • distribution coordinator

  • distribution logistics manager

  • logistics and distribution director

  • supply chain logistics manager

  • logistics & distribution manager

  • distribution & logistics manager

  • logistics operations manager

  • logistics director

  • logistics supply chain coordinator

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en


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