Role details

Logistics Administrator

Preston   •   £25,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Logistics Administrator Required for well known Food Manufacturer
  • 2-3 years experience in Logistics, ideally with Food background is required

About Our Client

My client is a market leader within the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain industry who manufacture food products for retail and food service industry. They have a number of sites across the UK and this role will be based at a manufacturing site in the Preston area.

Job Description

The Logistics Administrator will be accountable for:

  • Work closely with our 3PL's and other logistics partners to maintain and improve service levels across multiple territories - UK, IOI and Europe.
  • Produce, analyse and interpret weekly and periodic KPI information.
  • Maintain exception reporting across all logistics activities.
  • Ensure the integrity of finished-goods stock levels across multiple locations.
  • Be capable of undertaking improvement projects across the logistics and supply chain arena.
  • Ensure logistics partners adhere to contractual procedures.
  • Collate, analyse and report on all logistics costs - primary and secondary distribution, storage, RH&D and picking, etc.
  • Checking of logistics invoices for accuracy before final sign-off by department head.

The Successful Applicant

The Ideal Logistics Administrator will have:

  • 2-3 years relevant logistics experience is essential, preferably within the food or FMCG sector.
  • Experience of working within the chilled logistics sector would be highly advantageous.
  • Good numeracy and analytical skills are essential.
  • Competent with Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook)
  • Experience of working with one of the national UK 3PL's would be highly advantageous.
  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels both verbally and in writing.
  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-changing work environment.
  • Ability to challenge others and clearly project one's opinions.
  • Confident and pro-active with a self-motivated approach to work.
  • Excellent customer focus and stakeholder management skills.
  • Willingness to work across weekends in line with the needs of the business

What's on Offer

Salary: £25,000

The role will predominantly be Mon-Fri office hours, but a degree of flexibility is required.

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