Inbound Logistics Analyst

Job Ref: JO-2112-25356_1655295056
Sector: Office
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 15 June 2022
  • Watford, Hertfordshire WD17 1TB Watford Hertfordshire Midlands WD17 1TB
  • Blue Arroww
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Blue Arrow is looking for a Logistics Analyst to start in the middle of January and will be on going for 3 months with potential to be extended. Currently working from home however you will be expected to go into the Watford office when restrictions lift.
Job Summary
Manage processes, controls and reporting to ensure EU/UK import operations are conducted in a controlled environment and capable of meeting internal and external requirements.
Pay rate : £11-£14 p/h
Key Responsibilities
* Be the central point of contact for moderating interaction between BVS, Forwarders and PCs - escalating to the respective Logistics Specialist where necessary.
* Support the FLOW of merchandise from a portfolio of European and UK based Vendors.
* Monitor the performance of the European supply chain, ensuring carrier KPI reporting is accurate and published on time.
* Highlight and address any recurring issues working with the EU/UK Specialist, to jointly drive improvements in performance and reliability of reporting.
* Provide several daily/weekly/monthly reports on operational and financial measures (e.g., Trailer Performance, Extra Charges, R1 Bypass etc)
* Ensure that all freight is moving without undue problems in areas relating to logistics and documentation control - key tasks include Outside Storage recall checks, follow through on Quarantine reporting, and supporting carriers with PC requests, escalating to Specialist/Manager where appropriate.
* Provide coverage for key tasks owned by either Logistics Specialist role during periods of absence
* Provide accurate and timely visibility of on hand / in transit information, in line with internal (Logistics/Finance) & external (Auditors) requirements.
* Conduct ad hoc analysis as and where required.
* Other duties as assigned.
Key Skills, Knowledge & Experience
* Proficient computer literacy and knowledge of software, such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access and Visio.
* Excellent English writing and communication skills.
* Languages an advantage but not essential.
Core Behaviours
Acts with integrity
* Is seen as open and honest
* Is respected within their team
Leads with Vision
* Is receptive to change
* Demonstrates a "can-do" attitude
* Uses initiative
Delivers Results
* Works hard
* Meets Standards and Deadlines
* Displays a high energy level
Knows the Business
* Understands their role and its impact on their business area
* Is focused on providing great customer service
Builds Effective Teams
* Supports Other
* Understands the impact of own actions and behaviours on colleagues
Listens and Communicates
* Communicates Effectively
* Shares appropriate information with others
Thinks Strategically
* Learns new information quickly
* Understands their key priorities
* Thinks ahead
Develops Others
* Always willing to learn
* Readily shares knowledge and expertise with others
* Learns from experience
If you are interested in flexible work and feel that you meet the above criteria then please apply online today or contact Monika Spychaj or Lauren Westley on 020 3096 4493 / for further details

16/07/2022 12:10:56
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