Junior Associate Logistics Specialist

Executive Network Group
13 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a leading Contract Research Company specialising in pre-clinical cancer research. Working in collaboration with major, global pharmaceutical companies, we focus on the identification of novel cancer targets and optimal characterisation of a new generation of anti-cancer drugs. The Role of Junior Associate Logistics Specialist will include the following responsibilities: Receive shipping instructions from our clients and other International group companies and verify that the information is accurate. Tracking of shipments and obtain information on delivery instructions. Confirm shipments and that delivery has been fulfilled and received. Liaising with external couriers over services, rates, queries and complaints Compliance with International shipping legislations. Support internal team on logistics for conferences and symposiums worldwide. Support European team on travel and meetings. Oversee external visitors and make relevant arrangements for site visits / meetings The Person Proficient with computers including the following applications: Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, and Outlook. General understanding of logistics concepts and business processes. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal. Self-starter Demonstrated analytical skills You must have your own transport due to rural location based in Leicestershire. In return, we offer the opportunity to join an exciting venture and to shape the future in a friendly, modern and leading edge working environment. Salary: Salary: Competitive - Depending On Experience 37.5hrs (full time) to start December 2016. This advertisement is placed by Executive Network Advertising, an advertising agency working on behalf of an employer. By applying for this position you are giving us permission to pass your CV and covering letter to a third party in relation to this specific vacancy. A full copy of our privacy policy can be viewed on our website. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66880978