Logistics Assistant – Freight Forwarding

Domu Brands Limited
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£20,000 - £21,000 DOE
09 Jul 2019
06 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Logistics Assistant – Freight Forwarding  
Manchester, Greater Manchester  

Are you enthusiastic and driven with logistics, freight or supply chain admin experience? Want to develop your skill-set alongside a rapidly-growing player in the online retail market? If so, read on.  

About Us 

With a global network spanning Europe, the US and China, Domu Brands is an online retailer specialising in kitchen and homeware. We are now looking for a Logistics Assistant to join our team.   

The Benefits  

- Salary of £20,000 - £21,000 DOE  
- Employee assistance programme  
- 30% staff discount  
- Regular staff social events  
- Enhanced holidays  

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a vibrant business that will allow you to grow, both personally and professionally.  

You’ll be working in a supportive and fast-paced environment, so you’ll always have an exciting, new challenge to get stuck into.  

About the Role  

As a Logistics Assistant, you’ll be joining our Supply Chain Team and playing a vital role in managing and planning inbound goods to UK, Europe and North America. You will work with the customs agents and HMRC in the UK or CBP in the US to maintain the highest data quality for our declared goods.  

Specifically, you will ensure 3PLs and other external stakeholders comply with our SLAs.  

You will maintain the company ERP system, file documents, book delivery slots into the warehouse for inbound goods and undertake a variety of additional supporting tasks.  

What You’ll Need 

To be considered as a Logistics Assistant, you will need:  

- Administrative experience gained within a supply chain, international trade, logistics or freight environment 
- The ability to prioritise your workload  
- An analytical mindset  
- A quality-focused approach  

Experience in the retail sector would be beneficial to your application. Experience of working with freight forwarding companies would be advantageous, as would knowledge of international trade terms and requirements, cost calculations and import planning.  

Other companies may call this role Logistics Assistant, Supply Chain Administrator, Freight Forwarding Assistant, Supply Chain Administrator, Logistics Administrator, Imports Assistant or Exports Assistant.  

Domu Brands is an equal opportunities employer, is 100% committed to creating jobs within the UK, and really values a diverse workforce.  

So, if you’re looking to make your next move as a Logistics Assistant, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.