Logistics Support Specialist

Posted 21 July 2022
Salary Up to €6000 per month
Job type Temporary
DisciplineLogistics/Transportation/Supply ChainTechnical & Logistics Careers

For one of our clients in the chemical industry, we are looking for a dedicated Logistics Support Specialist to join the team in Arnhem.

In this role you will be responsible for executing daily shipping / site logistics activities in SAP for outplants without a direct SAP link, as well as supervising and supporting these activities for outplants that have a direct link. The Specialist will be assigned responsibility for a group of outplants within the region, with the specific number determined by geography proximity, shipment count, business complexity & special attributes, and individual experience/capability. The Specialist represents our client at the outplants.

Key activities and responsibilities
* Outplant daily operations
* Monitoring site logistics activities in SAP for SAP-direct outplants, and monitoring and execution for non-SAP direct outplants; including picking instructions, creating transport and export documents for outplants and booking GI/GR, process COA's.
* Plan and execute repacking and relabeling operations
* Monitor and book stock adjustment, i.e. blocked or damaged stock
* Monitor and control inbound and outbound order flow for SAP direct outplants
* Lead or participate daily operational calls with outplants and internal stakeholders to ensure planned orders are shipped, and identify and resolve issues swiftly
* Archive shipping documents received from outplants
* Participate (large outplants) or lead (small outplants) in outplant periodic performance reviews
* Participate (large outplants) or lead (small outplants) in outplant inventory controls (execution of annual stock count or cycle counts)
* Complaint handling and investigation
* Updating global outplant database & facility details
* Invoice validation and cost approval
* Identify frequency and cause of service failures and participate in efforts to identify and implements solutions

* Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) in Engineering, Supply Chain, Logistics, or related field from 4-year accredited college or university, or equivalent work experience of at least 5 years in the site logistics/warehouse field
* Minimum 3 years' experience in warehousing / supply chain. Experience with chemical companies is preferred
* Demonstrated knowledge in performing warehousing and site shipping activities
* Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and quickly develop a solution
* Ability to support process improvement initiatives while balancing daily responsibilities
* Strong working knowledge and history of using computers and programs specific to logistics (SAP, TMS, WMS) and to general business management (MS Excel, Word)
* Self-directed and able to work with minimal supervision
* Excellent communication skills and ability to communicate with various levels and functions within the organization, including global team members and third parties
* Strong analytical skills and abilities
* Language requirements (Spoken and Written) Fluent in English and Dutch
* Knowledge of Spanish and Swedish is considered an extra

What we offer
* Initial contract via Kelly Services for 12 months with a possibility to extend
* Competitive salary based on experience
* Start date: asap
* An exciting, fast paced international environment where you will have the best chance of developing your skills and learning a lot in challenging projects

Interested? Be sure to apply online today! In case of any questions, please feel free to contact us using the information below.

Contact us today!
Ryan Mead
Recruitment Consultant
T: 06- 12963210

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