Logistics Assistant

Warehouse Operatives

Ref: 216Monday 8 July 2019

 

Amour Recruitment are pleased to be working closely with an amazing AV rentals company, looking to grow their logistics team.

 

Logistics Assistant - Wokingham

Monday - Friday ! 6:00am - 6:30pm - Shift Rota

Forklift Reach Licence ideally required! 

 

Responsibilities:

  • The successful candidate will need to be physically capable, being able to package and palletise a wide range of goods from small parcels to large pallet loads.
  • Should possess very good communications skills as they will be required to make bookings, follow up queries and resolve shipping issues with our logistics partners.
  • There will be times where the candidate will be required to conduct deliveries and collections using the company vehicles.
  • Monitor the Delivery schedule; ensuring that all orders showing as requiring shipment to customer are made ready for shipping.
  • Make appropriate booking with couriers to undertake the delivery in the desired timescale with the minimal cost to the business.
  • Make appropriate bookings to arrange the collection of rental equipment from customer site within the required timescale with the minimal cost to the business.
  • Handle any shipping queries generated by the sales staff or from customers.
  • Be capable of organising route schedules for a small fleet of delivery and services staff.
  • Be available where required to attend site to conduct activities involved in external events conducted by the business.

Skills, Requirement:

  • Previous experience working within a busy dispatch or shipping department.
  • Proven ability to manage their time during the working day.
  • Proven experience with website booking.
  • Proven experience with Microsoft Word and Excel products.
  • Results orientated with a real focus on achieving targets.
  • Proactive, self starting with a flexible approach.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Good organisation and planning skills.
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK and preferably Europe.
  • Ability to utilize their own initiative.
  • Committed to team success.
  • Punctuality is essential in this role.
  • Bendi forklift license a distinct advantage.
  • A clean, valid UK driver’s license.