Logistics Co-ordinator

Job Category: Administration Logistics
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Derbyshire Ilkeston

We are now recruiting on behalf of our client, who is based in the Ilkeston area.

Due to continued growth our client is expanding their operation and has a vacancy for a Logistics Co-ordinator in their new packing facility.

Duties –

  • Make bookings and amendments, finalise logistics arrangements, oversee deliveries through to completion and invoicing
  • Liaise with haulage contractors and suppliers, clearly and professionally communicate information via telephone & e-mail.
  • Promptly and accurately undertake various transactions through  Distribution and customer systems.
  • Ensure all orders and internal transfers are checked as regards stock to ensure fulfilment and then planned in line with customer expectations (timeliness).
  • Queries/issues are investigated and resolved in a timely and competent manner

What we are looking for –

  • IT literacy – proficient in Microsoft Office products, use of the internet & e-mail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to engage with others face to face and by telephone
  • A confident ‘team player’ with a philosophy of doing what it takes to get the job done
  • An enthusiastic self starter with initiative
  • A willingness to learn & develop
  • The ability to problem-solve and suggest alternative solutions – a logical forward thinker
  • Excellent  administration/paperwork skills and an exceptional eye for detail
  • Be able to work accurately under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Best practice customer service and a good telephone manner
  • An interest in transport, logistics, customer service & administration
  • Flexible, especially in relation to working hours and to taking on different tasks.

What’s in it for you –

  •  Permanent role
  • Salary £24,000 per annum
  • Working 9am – 5pm but some flexibility may be required to work an afternoon shift if required

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