Logistics Support Officer (Contract)
A market leading, fast paced and growing technology company are looking for an experienced Logistics Support Officer. They are offering a 6-month contract likely for extension or even to go permeant in the future. Need someone from a Manufacturing/Engineering environment with experience in logistics and the supply chain.
Schedule and track shipments in and out of CPL, ensuring materials are delivered to sites in a timely manner. (KANBAN)
Assess and recommend ideal shipping methods, routing or carriers to meet necessary parameters, specifications and costs.
Maintain robust method of tracking goods and materials in and out of CPL sites.
Issuing of purchase demand and purchase orders for freight and logistical materials / supplies.
Work with internal stake holders, ensuring appropriate shipping requirements to allow for production schedules to be achieved and projects to progress.
Liaise with freight forwarders ensuring timely arrival of goods and materials.
Maintain good working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
Maintain robust method of tracking and retention of all customs and associated documentation, including Carnet's.
Develop, maintain and publish logistics dash board, and reporting methods as necessary, to track, progress and achieve departmental KPI's.
Exceptions (damage / delays
Support the COSHH requirements.
Responsible for the development of packaging capacity and flow models.
Undertake packaging trials as necessary
Develop packaging solutions both at component and assembly level, ensuring safe transit of product both internally and externally.
Develop, maintain and progress, to the point of approval, logistical Work Instructions.
Develop cost effective logistic routing for incoming and outgoing materials
Negotiation of logistic provider contracts and agreements.
Analysis of freight invoices and quotations, as to drive best value.
Support warehouse operations.
Aid warehouse personnel in the development, presentation and reporting of departmental "Quality of Service" KPI's.
Work Instruction development
Assist in the analysis of warehouse footprint and layout planning
Support the finance function
Purchase order support
Customs documentation and Carnet support in line with HMRC requirements
Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:
Computer skills. ERP/MRP knowledge.
Support the wider supply chain function and other departments with logistical support as necessary.
Attend meetings as necessary
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