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Logistics Specialist

Job Title: Logistics Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Lytham St Anne's
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Reference: SN-41218-01
Contact Name: Stephen Naylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2019 15:29

Job Description

Currently working with an established manufacturere with a global presence with various overseas production facilities to recruit for an experienced Logistics Specialst.

Working out of a custom built facility responsibilites will include:

  • Liaising and negotiating with transport and logistics companies
  • Liaising with customers and suppliers regarding logistics and distribution
  • Oversee liaising with HMRC regarding customs requirements
  • Planing consolidation of shipments for Imports and Exports
  • Implementing measures to aid cost savings for the company throughout the Supply Chain
  • Evaluating performance and quality of transport procedures and planning, including consignment stock (possible Brexit implications) whilst planning improvements
  • Developing an efficient, cost-effective logistics and distribution strategy
  • Implementing measures to minimise the potential negative effects of Brexit, particularly regarding transit times, customs and administration costs, regulatory challenges and logistics costs.
  • Overseeing Deferment Account requirements
  • Continually trying to improve and develop business performance within the constraints of legislation, fuel costs and rising environmental pressures
  • Assisting managing delivery times and transport costs
  • Useing associated information systems to coordinate and control the order cycle
  • Allocating and manage relevant staff resources according to changing needs
  • Developing the business by analysing logistical problems and producing new solutions
  • Implementing the requisite health and safety procedures within the transport and distribution functions
  • Motivating other members of the team
  • Setting objectives and introduce efficiencies
  • Planing and manage projects
  • Planing vehicle routes

A background in logistics from a manafacuring envionment would be preferred.

Please send an up to date CV today for immediate consideration.

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