Logistics Engineer

Our client are a well established Heathrow freight forwarding agent who have an exciting new role available based out of their Slough Contract Logistics Centre for a Logistics Engineer

Job Title: Logistics Process Engineer

Division: Contract Logistics

Level: Senior Management

Reports to: Director, Process & Engineering – Contract Logistics

Salary Range:£50-60k

Location: Slough (there is flexibility with the location; UK, Germany, Rotterdam)

Overview: The Logistics Processes Engineer is a corporate level position.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting applying logistics modelling techniques to address issues such as operational process improvement or facility design and layout.
  • Supporting with new client implementations throughout the network
  • Quoting new business and projects for the network
  • Supporting the evaluating of effectiveness of current logistics processes and help designing processes that streamline the operation and lead to efficiencies and cost savings in the facility.
  • Supporting the evaluating of process flow and layout of operations; designing and implementing facility layout and processes that lead to increase in productivity, quality, and cost savings for the operation.
  • Providing logistics technology or information for effective and efficient support of client operation
  • Evaluating the use of warehousing software or other IT systems and tools to maximize facility efficiency.
  • Supporting developing logistics metrics, analysis tools, or key performance indicators to measure business performance.
  • Supporting analyzing logistics data involving customer service, forecasting, procurement, transportation, or warehousing.
  • Preparing documentation on logistics data reporting and management information systems.
  • Conducting logistics studies or analyses, such as time studies, rate analyses, or flow-path analyses
  • Performing additional duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • 5+ years’ experience in logistics engineer or logistician capacity, including logistics systems and process evaluation and design, analysis, and reporting
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of technology
  • Degree in logistics management or logistics engineering
  • Technical certification related to logistics and technology
  • Experience in Power BI
  • Advanced Excel knowledge

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