Strive Supply Chain
North West England
c£25k + Bonus + Excellent Benefits & prospects
01 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Logistics / Supply Chain Administrator c£25k Bonus Excellent Benefits & prospects Preston (Occasional travel is required) Strive Supply Chain are a leading management recruitment consultancy, specialising in Supply Chain, Production, Planning, Logistics, Transport & Warehouse Operations, please visit our website at www.strive.co.uk or join us on twitter at twitter.com/strivellp for further vacancies and information. We are delighted to be recruiting for a Supply Chain Administrator on behalf of our client, a multi-million £ food group . As part of their continued success & growth they have requested Strive to source an exceptional Supply Chain Administrator, to be responsible for the day-to-day reporting and maintenance of their 3PL relationships, ensuring the logistics operations are of the highest quality whilst ensuring world-class service levels are maintained and costs structures are adhered to. You will be the link between the commercial and operational side of the business. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: Work closely with 3PL’s and other logistics partners to maintain and improve service levels across multiple territories – UK, IOI and Europe. Produce, analyse and interpret weekly and periodic KPI information. Maintain exception reporting across all logistics activities. Ensure the integrity of finished-goods stock levels across multiple locations. Be capable of undertaking improvement projects across the logistics and supply chain arena. Ensure logistics partners adhere to contractual procedures. Collate, analyse and report on all logistics costs – primary and secondary distribution, storage, RH&D and picking, etc. Checking of logistics invoices for accuracy before final sign-off by department head. SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE: Logistics experience is essential be it in admin, Warehouse or Transport. Good numeracy and analytical skills are essential. Competent with Microsoft Office (Word/Excel/Outlook) Experience of working with one of the national UK 3PL’s would be highly advantageous. A full driving licence is essential . PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES: Ability to communicate with people at all levels both verbally and in writing. Strong commercial awareness. Attention to detail. Ability to thrive in a fast-changing work environment. Ability to challenge others and clearly project one’s opinions. Confident and pro-active with a self-motivated approach to work. Excellent customer focus and stakeholder management skills. Willingness to work across weekends in line with the needs of the business On offer is an exciting opportunity to really get yourself involved within the Supply Chain industry with a leading, growing business, with the following added benefits. 25 days holiday plus bank holidays|Subsidised Corporate Gym Membership | Annual Bonus | Free Onsite Car Parking | Onsite Canteen |Cycle to Work Scheme |Childcare Vouchers |Pension Scheme¦ This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66766804