Logistics Coordinator

Professional plate spinner required!  Are you a super organised and experienced administrator who can become our Logistics Coordinator / Supply Chain Administrator –  managing domestic and international freight to customer sites worldwide.  Need flexible hours?  Working 3 days per week? Apply and talk to us as if you’re the right candidate, we can make it work at our manufacturing site in Warminster.
 
BASIC SALARY: Circa £35,000 – (Pro-rata if part time)
 
BENEFITS: 23 days holiday & stats + Full access to benefits package including bonus & pension.
 
LOCATION: Warminster
 
COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Bristol, Chippenham, Andover, Southampton, Swindon, Yeovil, Bath, Shepton Mallet, Shaftesbury, Salisbury, Trowbridge, Frome
 
JOB DESCRIPTION: Logistics Coordinator / Supply Chain Administrator / Freight / Domestic / Export / Purchasing Administration /
 
This is a reactive administration role working within the operations / logistics/ supply chain / sales order / purchasing department within our manufacturing business.  You’ll be hands-on in the organisation and administration of domestic and international freight / freight forwarding orders to customers – and processing purchase orders from engineering / sales departments.
 
We’re flexible on hours – so this role could be pro-rata for shorter days / 3-4 days per week.  Initial 12 month contract with potential to become permanent in another role within the department after this time.
 
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Logistics Coordinator / Supply Chain Administrator / Freight / Domestic / Export / Purchasing Administration /
 
· Logistics – delivery of parts / orders domestically (through existing relationships with a transport company) and international (acting as primary liaison for our freight forwarding company and navigating the labyrinth of international regulations, administration and bureaucracy)
 
· Order placing / processing – Taking internal orders from engineering / projects and ordering through existing suppliers.  
 
PERSON SPECIFICATION:  Logistics Coordinator / Supply Chain Administrator / Freight / Domestic / Export / Purchasing Administration
 
· You will be a skilled administrator with some exposure to logistics / shipping – ideally both international and domestic
· You will be able to process purchase orders from a series of existing suppliers
· You’ll also be very organised, process driven and able to prioritise tasks and keep several plates spinning at once
· Working closely with our Operations Manager, you’ll be their administrative support function
 
Any exposure to an engineering / manufacturing company and an understanding of supply chain logistics would be of benefit.
 
THE COMPANY:
 
Internationally owned manufacturer of niche products to a wide variety of sectors.
 
It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services:  
 
Logistics Coordinator / Supply Chain Administrator / Freight / Domestic / Export / Purchasing Administration / Sales Admin / Service Admin / Order Processing / Manufacturer / Engineering Company / Plant equipment /
 
INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application.
 
Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the retained recruitment partner of our client and therefore any direct applications to our client from candidates or agencies will be forwarded on to us direct.
 
REF: SP17573 Wallace Hind Selection Ltd
 

Type: Permanent

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