Material Logistics Coordinator

  • Job Reference: SWR2598
  • Date Posted: 18 February 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Material Logistics Coordinator – Spider is advertising on behalf of a well-established and highly regarded scientific equipment brand manufacturer, who are looking for Material Logistics Coordinator to join their company based in Ipswich, on a fixed-term basis. 

Do you have experience within logistics and excellent customer service? If so, we would love to hear from you!

As the Material Logistics Coordinator your role will be a critical part of the business. Using your import and export knowledge you will facilitate the receiving moving and shipping of supplies, stock materials and products. You will manage the flow of orders requiring strong reliance on monitoring and co-ordination of delivery pickup and/or drop off schedules. You will execute the logistics plan for both domestic and international projects with an emphasis on controlling costs while meeting schedule, customer and compliance requirements.

Essential Skills:

  • Full clean driving licence
  • Fork lift licence
  • A good team player with the ability to work without supervision.
  • Good communications skills, IT literate, MS Office,
  • Always maintaining a positive approach, an essential trait in a department that has many different inputs and challenges.
  • The ability to seek and implement improvement opportunities.
  • Quality awareness
  • Knowledge of import export procedures and customs requirements
  • Very organised with great attention to detail

 Ideal Experience:

  • Knowledge of working within a receiving and/or distribution environment.
  • Manual Handling Operations and EHS expectations when moving a variety of weights.
  • Kinetic Lifting Methods
  • Experience in mechanical assembly within a light engineering environment
  • HMRC customs compliance

 This is a full-time fixed term role, which is physically demanding, and you will be required to follow all Health & Safety, PPE and ESD procedures in force as per company rules. 

In return, the company are offer a competitive salary (depending on experience) as well as a great benefits package of 25 days holiday (increases with service), Life Assurance, Company Pension, Employee Assistance Programmes, Access to discount website, ongoing training, regular company meetings, Employee Referral scheme and Impact Award program.

This is a great opportunity for someone looking to progress in a rewarding career. If you have the relevant skills, attributes, or experience, please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter, who provide recruitment services in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords:  logistics, import, export, admin, customer service, logistics coordinator, logistics admin, HRMC, shipping

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