Shipping & Logistics Coordinator – Chelmsford
- Job Ref: 9818
As a Shipping and Logistics Coordinator, you will play a crucial role in managing the shipment process, ensuring accuracy, and maintaining an organized stockroom. Your responsibilities will include:
- Scheduling shipments and logistics, overseeing the entire shipping process from start to finish.
- Verifying the contents of outgoing shipments to ensure accuracy and compliance with specifications.
- Determining shipping methods and costs, affixing shipping labels with identifying information, charges, and payment details.
- Packing containers with fillers, spacers, and protective padding, securing cartons and containers with nails, straps, or metal tape.
- Examining outgoing shipments to ensure they adhere to environmental systems and management procedures.
- Documenting and managing returned shipments of damaged, defective, or unsold products.
- Collaborating with the Returned-Goods Receiving Clerk to process returns efficiently.
- Preparing and printing shipping labels corresponding to specific shipping needs.
- Taking and managing inventory, ensuring accuracy and timely reconciliation.
- Keeping the shipping and inventory area secured and organized.
- Organizing and maintaining the stockroom through cataloging and regular cleaning.
- Maintaining accurate and up-to-date computerized shipping and distribution records.
- Compiling reports for senior management on shipping and inventory status.
- Proven experience in shipping, logistics, or a related field.
- Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
- Excellent communication and problem-solving abilities.
- Knowledge of shipping procedures, methods, and regulations.
- Proficiency in using computerized inventory and shipping systems.
- Ability to lift and move packages, as needed.
- Familiarity with environmental systems and management procedures is a plus.