Packer/Logistics Coordinator

Randstad Business Support
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have experience of working with finished goods and the quality and shipping of them?

As the Packing and Logistics Coordinator you will report into Manufacturing and be responsible for all areas of finished product packing and shipping.

Roles and Responsibilities

* To ensure the packing and shipping department runs smoothly and effectively.
* Maintain accurate records to a high standard.
* Ensure shipments go out on time and following production plans both in the UK and internationally.
* Use relevant systems to complete daily tasks, including QAD and CRM.
* Maintain stock levels and ensure they are stored in the correct locations.
* Train people as required to a high standard using packing and shipping SOP's.
* Work with the Customer Services, Planning and Finance departments to ensure smooth Sales Order to Shipping Process.
* Proactively foresee possible delays or complications and plan strategies to avoid or minimise them
* Ensure achievement of KPI's, performance metrics, targets and goals as set by the department head and in line with company strategy.
* Update training and associated documentation when necessary
* Ensure own compliance with health and safety regulations

You will need to be:

* Experienced in a packing and logistics capacity within the manufacturing sector
* Excellent IT, literacy and numeracy skills
* Excellent oral, written, cross functional and interpersonal communication skills
* Good team-working skills including commitment and flexibility
* Analytical and problem solving approach
* Effective organisational and decision making skills
* Demonstrates a positive attitude to change and contributes to new ideas and improved ways of working

The hours of work will be 40 hours (37.5 hours paid) between the hours of 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday.

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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