Logistics Specialist

Reference:
906490
Sector:
Warehouse / Logistics
Salary:
£23,000 to £28,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
Ipswich
Contract Type:
Full time

Our client is seeking a Logistics Specialist who will support the Logistics Manager in the execution of the timely despatch of whole goods and accessories, in line with the Company's sales forecast. 

Responsibilities include: 

  • Liaise with 3rd party freight companies for collection and shipment of goods domestically and internationally 
  • To ensure all shipments are processed compliantly and in line with applicable legislation 
  • To ensure all documentation is accurate 
  • Manage customer enquiries and be able to resolve logistic issues effectively and in a timely manner; 
  • Maintain import tracking database and ensure inventory is correctly received and released against customer demand; 
  • To develop and maintain logistic key indicators to show company performance; 
  • Ensure customers are kept informed of all pending shipments; 
  • Manage Operator Manuals and Warehouse consumables in line with sales demand; 
  • To cover full logistic operations in the absence of the Logistics Manager; 

Qualifications: 

  • Degree educated or equivalent in Logistics Management or similar field; 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; 
  • Excellent attention to detail and problem solving skills; 
  • Ability to multi-task and see the task through to completion; 
  • A good understanding of Geography; 
  • The ability to work effectively when under pressure; 
  • IT literate with the full Microsoft Office Suite. 

If you want a secure long-term career, whilst being recognised for your achievements within an organisation who really value their employees, then please apply today!