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Logistics Coordinator

Northallerton, Yorkshire
£26,000 to £30,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

My Northallerton based company are recruiting for a Logistics Coordinator to join their team on a full time, permanent basis.

You will be responsible for the planning and scheduling of all customer deliveries, ensuring optimised use of the feet alongside third party hauliers, to ensure the efficient delivery throughout the UK and internationally. As the Logistics Planner, you will be required to work alongside the Logistics and Planning Supervisor to monitor inventory levels and manage the planning of the inbound deliveries from UK and international suppliers.

Duties will include:

  • Plan, schedule, and process deliveries nationally and internationally of bulk, IBC and palletised products
  • Utilise routing and scheduling software to optimise efficiency
  • Optimise routes to maximise efficiency and drive down costs
  • Provide solutions and contingency plans for any delivery issues
  • Manage all activities associated with returnable transit packaging
  • Communicate with Commercial, Operations and Production divisions to ensure plans are achievable
  • Process all relevant transport documents and dangerous goods documentation
  • Importing and exporting of goods and all related customs requirements
  • Raising of purchase orders for all 3rd party suppliers and checking them off against the supplier invoice
  • Inventory management
  • Tracking order patterns and highlighting any variances
  • Compiling and communicating weekly / monthly KPI reports
  • Investigate Logistics Division Non-Conformances and manage investigations through to resolution

Skills, experience & attributes:

  • Ability to maintain control in a busy, fast paced working environment
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Effective at prioritising & organising own workload and able to delegate when required
  • Excellent computer skills including Excel and Microsoft office
  • KPI driven with a proven track record of optimisation
  • Experience with continuous improvement
  • Experience within a multi drop logistics environment and utilisation of route planning & scheduling software packages would be advantageous

If this role is of interest for you, please click 'apply' or for further information please contact Katie Kendall in the Northallerton office.

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  • Job Reference: 706410624-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: SI Recruitment
    SI Recruitment
  • Location: Northallerton, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £26,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent