Logistics Operations Coordinator
My client is a global 3PL who are looking for an ambitious and experienced Logistics coordinator, who has ideally worked within contract logistics previously to join them on their new contracts team, coordinating all team project work on new contract wins. You must have a strong understanding of the logistics industry and come from a logistics background.
*Supporting with implementation of new business to ensure seamless transition into the division
*Be involved in system testing, training and post implementation support working with Business Systems for new systems and new system releases
*To conduct yourself at all times, in a professional manner and promote a good image of the company
*Understand and comply with all relevant company rules, agreements, policies and quality procedures
*To ensure good working relationships are maintained at all times
*Provide as required, ongoing support across all areas of the division within a number of functions as directed by your direct line manager.
*To ensure that all documentation is completed in a correct manner and presented within the expected time frames
*Interaction with existing and potential customers.
*Ensure general administration is completed to highest level of standard and compliance
*Reporting as required
*Effective support and leadership (when required) of operational teams
*Encouraging and developing lean thinking with all site staff
*Motivating staff and driving a culture of health and safety and continuous improvement
Experience / Knowledge The ideal candidate will have the following:
- WMS experience would be preferred
- Experience of contract logistics operations beneficial
- Display a flexible and proactive approach in order to meet and exceed operational objectives
- Knowledge and experience of 5s, lean and continuous improvement
*"Can do" attitude, flexible and versatile
*Attention to detail.
*Dedicated and passionate and willing to "go the extra mile"
*Must be a clear and concise communicator, with good written and verbal reporting skills*Experience in Warehouse management systems
*Good understanding between operational and IT work streams
A salary between £19000 and £21,000 + bonus + benefits