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Logistics Coordinator

  • Location

    Vancouver,, Canada

  • Sector:

    Supply Chain

  • Contact:

    Paul Kalisch

  • Salary high:

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  • Salary low:

    0

  • Job ref:

    4205

  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2017-12-20

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Horizon Recruitment Inc has an immediate need for a Logistics Coordinator to join our client in the manufacturing sector. The role will work closely with the Logistics manager to work on projects involving a large number of production facilities and will assist with analysis of logistics needs and trends to better support both internal and external clients.

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare daily logistics paperwork and expedite associated shipments.
  • Manage relationships with quality, safety, purchasing and production teams
  • Track and expedite all shipments to / from the facility
  • Prepare compliance and regulatory paperwork for shipments
  • Administer logistics related systems, assist with training, solving common process problems and assist with the on-boarding of new vendors
  • Handle quote requests for all modes of transportation (courier / air / ocean / truck)
  • Liaise and build strong relationships with suppliers and vendors (internal and external)
  • Update existing vendor information in logistics and transport management system
  • Liaise with multiple stakeholders to ensure TMS information is up to date and operating efficiently
  • Develop and distribute operating procedures for TMS system
  • Analyse logistics and freight information to identify areas for cost savings and / or improvements in operational efficiencies
  • Liaise with IT group to streamline integration of new business units

Requirements:

  • 2-3 years’ logistics experience preferable
  • Strong analytical skills combined with advanced excel skills
  • High attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong ERP systems experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently as well as in a team environment

**Only candidates eligible to work in Canada will be considered***

Horizon Recruitment Inc. is a specialized recruitment and search firm with two complimentary practice areas: Finance & Supply Chain.