Overview

We are currently looking for a Logistics Operative to join our client based in Reading on a permanent basis.

Position Summary

The ideal candidate will be working as part of the Operations Team, supporting manufacturing processes by organising the shipping of customer orders to various locations around the world.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Use online portals to create daily shipping requests to support customer orders
  • Provide all documentation to the Manufacturing team to enable smooth transit of customer orders.
  • Monitor customer shipments and implement solutions to resolve any problems that arise
  • Identify both process and cost saving improvements in the process
  • Maintain good understanding of global shipping requirements
  • Assist in arranging inbound shipments of stock from suppliers
  • Support audit tracking by ensuring suitable shipping records are kept

Experience & Skills

  • Previous experience in an international shipping role is essential
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Ability to build good relationships with couriers and team members
  • Enthusiasm and willingness to learn and develop
  • Ability to understand and interpret laws and regulations
  • Technical competence in Microsoft applications
Schedule:
Monday-Friday
9:00 am – 5:30 pm
Office based for a minimum of 3 days per week