Logistics Co-ordinator - Great role offering variety

Our client is a well respected business who due to growth in the business have a newly created role which offers plenty of variety.

The role will suit an individual with strong interpersonal skills and good organisational skills.


To oversee and facilitate the supply chain operations of the company and to coordinate personnel and processes to achieve the effective distribution of goods.


  • Arranging and monitoring container orders from Asia and South America
  • Arrange and allocate booking times for European deliveries
  • Organise and create customs clearance instructions
  • Checking and expediting shipments and telex releases
  • Scheduling deliveries into warehouses including checking the paperwork has been received by hauliers in a timely manner
  • Reviewing and maintaining spreadsheets.
  • Investigating and resolving shipping issues
  • Updating and monitoring of information in internal systems
  • Accessing third party websites to enable tracking of shipments
  • Arranging deliveries to European locations including raising and issuing relevant paperwork
  • Liaise with HMRC to obtain correct HS codes and duty rates for new products
  • Obtain and arrange shipments for air freight
  • Negotiate rates with shipping companies.

Role related knowledge, skills, behaviours, qualifications and experience required

· Proven experience with at least two years in logistics or shipping

· Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as well as negotiation skills

· Knowledge of laws, regulations and HMRC’s Harmonised Classification

· Ability to work with little supervision and track multiple processes

· Good IT, including excel, skills with a working knowledge of logistics software (ERP)

This is a great opportunity to join a successful company with a great team atmosphere.

Keywords: LE11/LE1/West Bridgford/Quorn/Melton/Derby/Nottingham/Shipping

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