Skills: Logistics, materials, Inbound, Outbound, import, export, courier, domestic transport, SAP, Excel, Shipments
To organise and ship materials, Inbound and Outbound, from packaging in the first instance to final destination.
Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
- Choose the most appropriate transport provider for each shipment, to optimise prices and deadlines and organise shipment in accordance with equipment release note (for ad-hoc movements) or project plans, taking into account best mode of transport for materials and required date.
- Packaging and export documentation: Issue any transportation notes; invoices; packing list; certificates of origin; insurance as required.
- Monitoring shipments and material movement from start to finish.
- Despatch anything from documents by courier through to larger shipments via part/full trailer loads + sea + air (many UK-UK shipments + lots of EU & non-EU shipments).
Skills & experience required:
Full training will be provided, but any previous import/export/courier/domestic transport experience would be an advantage.
Experience of work programmes such as SAP desirable. Very good knowledge of Microsoft Excel.