Logistics Analyst

Job Title: Logistics Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke-on-Trent
Salary: £27000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-04-02 00:00:00
Reference: 137100945
Contact Name: Ruth Humes
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 02, 2019 17:28

Job Description

My client, a leading 3PL in Stoke on Trent is seeking a Logistics Analyst.

Hours: 6am to 4pm
Shifts: 4 days on and 3 off (Sunday to Wednesday)
Salary: £27,000.00

Reporting to the Transport Planning Manager the role involves the following, however my client is open to candidates with strong Analytical and IT skills where full training can be given within the Logistics field.

Efficiently planning all deliveries to stores and distribution centres and managing a substantial collection profile of both products and assets daily
Optimising trailer fill and maximising fleet utilisation to enable the site to provide a world class service to our customer
Meeting and exceeding all site/transport specific KPIs
Producing results from project initiatives as a team and as an individual
Supporting Transport Planning Manager with Analyzing reports
Using microsoft to manipulate data and extract data to complete reports for the business.

Essential attributes:

Advanced Excel and IT skills
Analytical experience
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Effective communication skills with internal and external customers
Be proficient in working to deadlines whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy
Highly organised and a motivated team player
Be prepared for the responsibility and accountability of an essential site function

Desirable attributes:

Experience within a similar transport role
Knowledge of Paragon and PKMS systems