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Four Recruitment
 
 

Four Supply Chain

Import Logistics Coordinator

Employment Type: PermanentLocation: TraffordSalary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits


An exciting fashion business based in Trafford, Manchester are seeking an experienced Import Logistics Coordinator to join their team on a permanent basis, paying £33,000-£40,000pa dependant on experience. This is a brand new role due to growth, with the current Logistics/ Supply Chain function standing at 4, this business plan to increase the headcount in this team to 16 by the end of next year, meaning this is a great opportunity for progression for the successful candidate.
The purpose of the role is to implement and help mould the logistics function in the UK Business, and will have a wide range of key responsibilities. Please see below an overview of the role:

  • Overseeing the whole import process for shipments into the business - this includes by Road, Air and Sea
  • Forecasting shipments to support Sales Targets and planned inventory
  • Liaise with the internal offices to ensure accurate planning and forecasting
  • Building excellent relationships with freight forwarders, including working to get the best commercial deals for the business
  • High attention to detail when checking import documents
  • Working collaboratively with the buying and merchandising team, including updating them on any delays or issues
  • Working closely with the finance team to review logistics budgets
  • Internal and external stakeholder management
  • Booking of containers to the warehouse
  • Any other duties as required


The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • You must be a highly experienced Import/ Logistics professional
  • Competent in analysing data and costs
  • Excellent understanding of import processes from start to finish
  • The ability to implement a logistics function
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Cost conscious
  • Great communication skills


In return, you will receive the following package & benefits:

  • Competitive salary of £33,000-£40,000pa
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • Working hours of either 9am-5pm or 8am-4pm (flexible)
  • Hybrid working once fully up to speed
  • Social events and fantastic, collaborative company culture
  • Growing business with great development opportunities
  • Company pension


Interested in this role? Please click apply now!


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Information

Application Email: lauren.30464.12257@4recruiting.aplitrak.com

Consultant: Lauren Ellison

Division: Four Supply Chain

Employment type: Permanent

Location: Trafford

Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits

Salary From: 33000

Salary To: 40000

Start date: ASAP

Vacancy ID: BBBH14690_1637167615


An exciting fashion business based in Trafford, Manchester are seeking an experienced Import Logistics Coordinator to join their team on a permanent basis, paying £33,000-£40,000pa dependant on experience. This is a brand new role due to growth, with the current Logistics/ Supply Chain function standing at 4, this business plan to increase the headcount in this team to 16 by the end of next year, meaning this is a great opportunity for progression for the successful candidate.
The purpose of the role is to implement and help mould the logistics function in the UK Business, and will have a wide range of key responsibilities. Please see below an overview of the role:

  • Overseeing the whole import process for shipments into the business - this includes by Road, Air and Sea
  • Forecasting shipments to support Sales Targets and planned inventory
  • Liaise with the internal offices to ensure accurate planning and forecasting
  • Building excellent relationships with freight forwarders, including working to get the best commercial deals for the business
  • High attention to detail when checking import documents
  • Working collaboratively with the buying and merchandising team, including updating them on any delays or issues
  • Working closely with the finance team to review logistics budgets
  • Internal and external stakeholder management
  • Booking of containers to the warehouse
  • Any other duties as required


The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • You must be a highly experienced Import/ Logistics professional
  • Competent in analysing data and costs
  • Excellent understanding of import processes from start to finish
  • The ability to implement a logistics function
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Cost conscious
  • Great communication skills


In return, you will receive the following package & benefits:

  • Competitive salary of £33,000-£40,000pa
  • 25 days holiday plus 8 bank holidays
  • Working hours of either 9am-5pm or 8am-4pm (flexible)
  • Hybrid working once fully up to speed
  • Social events and fantastic, collaborative company culture
  • Growing business with great development opportunities
  • Company pension


Interested in this role? Please click apply now!

 

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