Shipping & Logistics Coordinator

Location
Leicestershire
Salary
£24000 - £27000 per annum + Banding agency guideline. Salary DOE
Posted
30 Jul 2018
Closes
27 Aug 2018
Ref
901837CP
Contact
Cherel Pacey
Function
Logistics
Sector
Unisex, Womenswear
Job Type
Permanent
Shipping & Logistics Coordinator
Based Leicester
Salary Negotiable

Our client is a fashion supplier to the UK and European High Street. They have a vacancy for an experienced Logistics Coordinator, to be based in Leicester.

Shipping & logistics Coordinator-The Role
*Responsible for maintaining and updating the shipment schedule
*Responsible for all logistic issues relating to the movement of goods between offshore factories and UK/European customers
*Work closely with merchandisers in the monitoring of critical paths in order to achieve shipment dates
*Management of documentation of invoices and packing lists in respect of shipments.
*Regular communication with customers and factories regarding deliveries
*Reporting on delivery status internally and to customers on regular basis
*Management of relationship with Freight Forwarders
*Work closely with Finance department, with verification and preparation of sales invoices, factory purchase invoices and freight forwarder invoices


Shipping & Logistics Coordinator- The Candidate
*Previous experience in a similar role, ideally within the fashion/retail environment (other industries also considered)
*Good communicator (verbal and written)
*Good organisational skills
*Good analytical skills
*Numerate
*Self motivated and ability to work under pressure
*Experience in working with Microsoft Excel

Interested? To apply, please click the link, or call Cherel at Fashion Personnel on 0115 697 0120 for an informal chat.