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    Reading, Berkshire

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    £28000 - £32000 per annum

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    Lisa Pascoe

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An excellent opportunity for a dynamic supply chain professional to join a busy organisation as a Logistics Planner.

Key Responsibilities of the Logistics Planner;

Process export orders in accordance with timelines agreed with customer and to the required standards.

Ensure all Legal export documents are raised in accordance with customer requirements.

Liaise with warehouse to ensure customers delivery requirements are met.

Liaise with approved freight providers to arrange suitable shipping of goods.

Establish optimum logistical arrangements and co-ordination of in-bound consignments.

Ensure all databases are updated within given timescales.

Ensure all queries received are acknowledged and recorded onto query management system.

Identify and responds to queries and generate appropriate solutions.

Personal Specification of the Logistics Planner;

Degree qualified / Professional qualifications or equivalent.

Logistics, Shipping, Export experience.

Experience of managing 3rd party supplier relationships.

Intermediate Excel skills.

Good working knowledge of ERP / MRP systems.

Strong communication and relationship building skills.

Strong analytical and numerical skills.

Self-motivated and enthusiastic.

This role would be suitable for you if you have held any of the following roles; Logistics Planner, Logistics Controller, Shipping Coordinator, Export Coordinator.