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Logistics Analyst

  • Location

    Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    General engineering & manufacturing

  • Job disciplines:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £12.00 - £18.70 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jessica Williams

  • Contact email:

    jessica.williams@jonlee.co.uk

  • Salary high:

    18

  • Salary low:

    12

  • Job ref:

    BBBH44543

  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2018-01-18

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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A Logistics Analyst with experience of dealing with materials coordination is required for an initial 6 month contract for an hourly rate of up to £18.70 and will be based in Stafford for a manufacturing client.

Responsibilities:

  • Working under the direction of Facility Logistics Engineers, ensure material is shipped, received, stored or delivered quickly and efficiently
  • Perform tasks to improve inbound and outbound material flow
  • Manage material to defined flow paths
  • Recommend and deploy material movement using defined transportation options
  • React to process as it relates to carrier performance
  • Support efforts to improve carrier quality and container scheduling and availability
  • Performs inventory counts as needed Investigate root causes and perform corrective action to resolve transportation issues
  • File carrier loss and damaged freight claims and monitor, analyze and perform root cause corrective actions to resolve freight non-compliance issues
  • Provides tactical management for inventory levels and the daily operations in the major tools and supplies disbursement and tool grinding cribs
  • Schedules supplier deliveries by common carrier and administers returnable container programs
  • Responsible for optimizing material flow throughout the plant site, ensuring availability of needed resources, to include operating personnel and material handling equipment, always working to eliminate traffic bottlenecks


Skills required:

  • Supply Chain / Logistics or Transportation Management background
  • Material distribution experience
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Effective communicator and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in core Microsoft products; especially PowerPoint (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)