Logistics Administrator

Ref: 20435_1652452312
Posted: 13/05/2022
Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum

Apply to Louise Johnston-Allen

Website Hunter Selection

Logistics Administrator


£28,000 – £33,000

Benefits:- Private pension, 37.5 hour week, life assurance, 23 days hols + bank hols, cycle to work

An exciting Engineering business in Cambridge are looking for a Logistics Administrator to join the team. This is an exciting time to join with their aim being to double the business over the next few years, opening up plenty of opportunities to progress and develop your own career.

This role would best suit a strong administrator who has worked in Logistics / Shipping / Export.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Raising and accepting all orders.
  • Liaising with sales, production and customers/agents to obtain all the necessary information on orders prior to shipment.
  • Managing activities throughout the order fulfilment and transportation cycle to ensure that agreed dates are met.
  • Preparing invoices, pro-forma invoices and delivery notes.
  • Preparing documentation of loads for shipment.
  • Arranging shipments with courier companies and freight forwarders and ensuring goods are shipped in accordance with the Incoterms and the company’s payment terms and export compliance where required.
  • Ongoing review of freight costs and dealing with freight quotations.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Previous experience and responsibility in a logistics role (import/export, customs procedures/regulations).
  • Knowledge of Incoterms
  • Previous knowledge of Sage or similar order fulfilment system
  • Good planning and organisational skills
  • Effective communication skills with a professional telephone manner

“To apply please email your CV / resume to [ louise@hunterselection.co.uk ]”.

If you are interested in this role or looking for something similar please contact our Managing Consultant, Louise Johnston-Allen on 01275 371981.

Hunter Selection is a nationwide provider of recruitment services in ENGINEERING, MANUFACTURING, SERVICE & TECHNOLOGY. Find out more about us and search all our current vacancies at hunterselection.co.uk