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Logistics Coordinator

West LothianPermanent
Experience Dependant
Job Reference: J5632682
Updated On: 09/01/2020
Status: Open to Applications
Hyper Recruitment Solutions
Sectors: Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, Logistics, Science

Skills: Operations - Procurement / Supply Chain, Operations - Outsourcing, Procurement / Supply Chain - Buyer, Procurement / Supply Chain - Logistics Specialist, Clinical - Clinical Coordinator, Production / Manufacturing - Pharma / Biotech - Scheduler / Planner, Procurement / Supply Chain - Warehouse Technician, Procurement / Supply Chain - Customer Service

Job Information

Role Overview

Are you an experienced Logistics Coordinator looking for a new exciting job opportunity?

We are currently looking for a Logistics Coordinator to join a leading logistics company based in the West Lothian area.

As the Logistics Coordinator you will be responsible for handling the express export logistics of pharmaceutical and medical packages. You will also be working in a small team providing logistics assistance to a number of key accounts.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

Your duties as the Logistics Coordinator will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be processing bookings through the company's system for shipment of research samples, clinical trial medicines and other pharmaceutical and healthcare related products for export to worldwide destinations.

2. You will be responsible for booking consignments with airlines with online portals, email or phone and creating Master Airwaybills. Additionally, printing of all export documentation required to facilitate the transit.

3. As the logistics coordinator, you will liaise with oversea offices and agents of the exported shipments, whilst maintaining a close relationship with existing and potential clients by providing high levels of accurate and timely communication to ensure they are completely satisfied with the service provided.

4. Focus on meeting the company’s quality objectives, exceeding customer expectations and continual improvement, through adherence to all aspects of the quality management system.

Role Requirements

To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Logistics Coordinator we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. You will need to be educated to GCSE Level or equivalent in Maths, English and Science.

2. Customer service is essential for this position so you will need to have had experience in a highly customer oriented role with experience of successfully managing client & supplier relationships.

3. You will also need to have had experience in either cold chain or time sensitive freight forwarding OR experience working in the pharmaceutical industry, ideally within logistics or supply chain.
Debra Fong
Your Recruitment ConsultantDebra Fongdebra.fong@hyperec.com
DisclaimerHyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for our talent development. We welcome applications for any applicant who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment processionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.