Logistics Executive providing logistics support for Aviation Component Suppliers in busy department in West Sussex - Salary Negotiable
You will be part of a busy Logistics team ensuring all shipments are handled in accordance with company procedures and meet all operational requirements. Provide a high quality service to all customers and departments in all aspects of the Logistics function.
With a background and previous experience in a logistics/shipping environment, you must have knowledge of Export and Import procedures and controls. Excellent communication, organisation and IT skills are essential. Numerate, accurate with the ability to meet deadlines, applicants must also be self-motivated and flexible with their own transport.
Reporting to the Logistics Team Leader, this role will involve providing logistic support Monday - Friday initially 09.00 - 17.30 but then flexible to cover between the hours of 07.00 - 19.00 and will be a 40 hour week.
· Process shipments to and from global customers and suppliers
· Recognise and react to the urgency of customer orders including AOG, IOR, and routine shipments ensuring all turnaround times are met.
· Negotiate the most cost effective shipment method. (If required)
· Ensure accurate paperwork completion as per customers and country specific requirements.
· Complete paperwork requirements including AWB & Export declaration.
· Adhere to all import and export procedures and controls
· Recognise and organise hazardous and heavyweight shipments in accordance with shipping constraints
· Resolve queries / shipments through to completion.
· Inspect/receive urgent aircraft parts in accordance with regulatory requirements for urgent shipment to customers.
· Utilise efficient and effective packaging techniques.
· Assist the AOG Support Team /Logistics Department as required
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity as a Logistics Executive please apply now.
Due To The Rural Location Of The Role A Valid UK Driving Licence And Your Own Transport Is Essential In Order To Be Considered For This Position.