Logistics Coordinator

  • Job Reference: 13037
  • Date Posted: 2 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire, England
  • Salary: £22,000 to £24,000
  • Sector: Supply Chain
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Logistics Coordinator

Location: Leicester 

Salary: £22k - £24k 

Hours: Full Time (Monday to Friday)

Office Based

Are you an experienced Logistics Coordinator with a knack for managing imports and communicating with airlines and shipping lines? Our client, a dynamic and growing company, is looking for you!

What We Offer:

  • Career Growth: Be part of a growing team with opportunities for career advancement.
  • Dynamic Environment: Work in a fast-paced and challenging setting that keeps you engaged.
  • Team Collaboration: Coordinate with Sales, Merchandising, factories, and external logistics to ensure smooth operations.

Your Role:

  • Monitor import arrivals and communicate with customer warehouses.
  • Coordinate deliveries with sales and logistics teams.
  • Review and process all necessary import shipping documentation.
  • Liaise with freight forwarding agents and maintain accurate databases.
  • Handle pre-alerts and book deliveries, ensuring timely and efficient logistics operations.

Skills We Value:

  • Previous experience in logistics, shipping, or similar roles.
  • Knowledge of import freight shipping and Customs procedures.
  • Proficiency in MS Office, particularly Excel and Outlook.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • A proactive problem-solver with a positive attitude.

Bonus Points For:

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 or similar ERP systems.

If this sounds like you or someone you know, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 13037).