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  • Location

    Tamworth, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £20000 - £21000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Chantal Partridge

  • Contact email:

    chantal.partridge@butlerross.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    CP2578_1613053569

Logistics Planner

I have an opportunity for a Logistics Planner to join a growing manufacturing company near Tamworth. The role would be working in a busy Supply Chain Team managing Inbound deliveries and keeping in contact with freight companies.

This role would be best suited to a Logistics Coordinator, Logistics Planner, Logistics Administration, Import Controller, Export Controller, Logistics Coordinator, and Import/Export Coordinator.

Key Responsibilities of the Logistics Planner:

  • Managing inbound deliveries to ensuring cost-effective and timely receipts of goods to meet the business requirements.
  • Working accurately and effectively with data for multiple systems.
  • Understanding the trend of freight costs.
  • Communicating with providers to stay informed of the market changes.
  • Liaising with providers for the best possible rates for air, land and sea shipments from a portfolio of suppliers.
  • Coordinating and scheduling inbound deliveries.
  • Troubleshooting shipping issues e.g. shipping routes, delayed items and rush orders.
  • Reconciling and verifying the receipt of documents including Invoices, Packing Lists, Bill of Lading and etc.
  • Entering and executing suspended receipts.
  • Updating the shipment calendar.
  • Booking stock on the system and preparing the labels for the Warehouse.
  • Arranging the delivery of materials and samples to suppliers overseas.
  • Preparing GRN reports to Accounts each Friday.

Personal Specification of the Logistics Planner:

  • Strong MRP/Excel Experience
  • Experience in a manufacturing/ distribution environment

Salary

Up to £22,000

This role would be best suited to a Logistics Coordinator, Logistics Planner, Logistics Administration, Import Controller, Export Controller, Logistics Coordinator, and Import/Export Coordinator.

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