Logistics Administrator

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  • Location

    Chester, Cheshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30200 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tahanee Twist

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Our client in the Chester area has a requirement for a Logistics Administrator to join the business on a Permanent basis.

Reporting into the Shift Manager, the Logistics Administrator will provide administrative support relating to effective and efficient processing of all customer orders.

Main Duties

- Resolving issues on a daily basis and identifying trends which can be used to help introduce effective counter measures.

- Work collaboratively with the Despatch team to ensure a smooth operation.

- Troubleshooting issues that arise on shift enabling the Logistics team to focus on the operation

- Collation of a daily handover detailing issues and resolutions.

- Fully investigate and correct all incomplete shipments using the recognised IT systems

- Support Stock Control team with necessary administrative tasks.

- Assist with the required inventory checks to ensure stock accuraccy.

- Effectively manage all returns and transfers in accordance with the agreed processes.

-Ensure all shipments leave with correct documentation

- Run reports to verify that transactions are replicated in SAP and Autostore

Knowledge, Skills and Experience

  • Good level of general education and ability to learn new concepts and principles.
  • Detailed knowledge of SAP is essential
  • Positive attitude and 'can do' approach
  • Knowledge and previous experience in high-pressure Logistics environments
  • Ability to demonstrate personal success in the achievement of challenging business targets
  • Understanding of the Warehouse and Distribution industry
  • Problem solving skills
  • Computer literate - with strong MS Excel skills
  • Previous experience of SAP or similar warehouse management system
  • Autostore experience desirable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Time management skills with the ability to effectively prioritise
  • Ability to work on short-term issues and support colleagues across the business

Please note this is a Shift-based role which does involve working some weekends.