Senior Logistics Specialist - Edinburgh

Senior Logistics Specialist - Edinburgh
  • Competitive
  • Permanent
  • Scotland, UK EH33 2NE UK eh33 2ne
Job Ref: J36215
Sector: Science
Sub-sector: Pharmaceuticals
Date Added: 15 June 2020
Senior Logistics Specialist - Permanent role with competitive salary - Global Organisation - Can be home based or office based in UK or Netherlands.


Senior Logistics Specialist - Permanent role with competitive salary - Global Organisation - Can be home based or office based in UK or Netherlands.

As a result of their continued success my client are looking to hire a Senior Logistics Specialist to undertake a challenging and varied role within their and be responsible for shipping and logistics operations.

The Role

This Senior Logistics Specialist position will give you the opportunity to:

  • Work with internal and external stakeholders to support business and develop the service.
  • Support the creation of marketing ideas and collateral.
  • Support customers with advice relating to logistics and shipping regulations and required documentation.
  • Support training and development of staff as required
  • Provide regular updates and reports based on metrics
  • Develop procedures for shipping and logistics ensuring compliance.
  • Assist with the update of all relevant permits and licenses and liaise regularly with relevant Regulatory Agencies.
  • Liaise with operational staff and external suppliers to ensure shipping and logistics are managed smoothly and in a cost effective manner.
  • Support with supplier audits.
  • Meet with suppliers to monitor performance and review KPIs.

Your SkillsAs a Senior Logistics Specialist our client is looking for the following skills and experience:

  • Educated to at least degree level in a scientific or related discipline.
  • An MBA or supply chain management certificate would be a distinct advantage.
  • Training and experience in IATA and ADR.
  • Demonstrable experience in a similar position within a regulated industry is essential, you must have a solid working knowledge of international logistics practices.

The Company

My client is a global organisation with sites across the UK and Europe who are looking for passionate and enthusiastic people to join their team

  • International, diverse business with a passion for their part in the healthcare industry
  • Friendly, fun culture with an emphasis on empowering the workers
  • Various locations and also opportunity to be home based

What should you do next?

Genuinely this is a fantastic opportunity to join a global organisation. They are a leader in their field and it's a great time to be part of that and make your mark! Please get in touch to find out a bit more, I am happy to have a confidential chat to begin with, or if you'd wish to discuss any of our other jobs.

Unless otherwise stated, if applying for a job within the European Union, you must ensure that you are already authorised to work there. SRG Ltd acts as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency on behalf of our client in recruitment for this role.

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15/07/2020 10:44:19
Contact Consultant:
Pamela Mackie

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