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Logistics Coordinator

Job Details

Sector:
Supply Chain & Logistics
Location:
Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£21000 - £26000 per annum
Reference:
5459_1637580357

Job Description

Our client is a thriving logistics company based in Coventry. They are a global leading company specialising in fast and efficient logistics solutions across a wide range of industries. Due to continued expansion, they are now looking to acquire the services of a customer focused, professional Logistics Coordinator to work in their team. This is an excellent opportunity with genuine variety and in return for your hard work and dedication, the company can offer significant routes for progression. The ideal candidate will have a strong transport / logistics background. For the successful candidate the company offers 30 days holiday (including 8 BH’s) rising to 33 with service along with other fantastic benefits.

Main responsibilities:

  • Planning and managing time-critical logistics solutions throughout the UK.
  • Route planning and extensive knowlege of UK geography.
  • Engaging with suppliers and agreeing on the best transport solution to meet their needs – rate negotiation where necessary.
  • Proactively identifying and troubleshooting logistics challenges to ensure a seamless service.
  • Ensuring the bespoke computer system is correctly monitored and updated.
  • Building excellent relationships with clients who may be under immense pressure.
  • Updating clients in a professional manner and dealing with enquiries promptly and efficiently.

Key Skills & Experience:

Essential:

  • Previous transport/logistics experience.
  • Previous route planning experience.
  • Ability to communicate politely and effectively with a variety of people internally and externally.
  • Good IT skills and confident using any computer equipment.
  • Analytical and logical problem solving.
  • Be ambitious and goal orientated.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • An enthusiastic and energetic “can-do” nature.

Desirable:

  • Time critical logistics experience is advantageous.

Additional Information:

If you would like to apply for this opportunity, please submit an up-to-date CV including details about your current or most recent salary and your availability/notice period. You can also email or call Taryn Dunbar on or 01295 983576 for a discreet and confidential discussion about the role.

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