Cpl Life Sciences

Logistics Coordinator - Edinburgh

£20,000 - £29,999
21 Jun 2021
20 Jul 2021
Drew Jones
Operations, Logistics
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Logistics Coordinator Life Sciences

Location: West Lothian (M9)
Salary: 25,000 + Bonus + Benefits

A key role within an established, and rapidly growing Life Sciences logistics provider

Primary responsibilities include:

Act as the first point of contact for all shipping orders and enquiries and ensure that customer interactions are handled in a pro-active and professional manner at all times.
Manage the end to end shipment process for research samples, clinical trials medicines and other pharmaceutical and healthcare related products, on a worldwide basis.
Ensure correct and timely completion of all after shipment tasks.
Develop and maintain a close relationship with existing and potential clients by understanding needs, providing high levels of accurate and timely communication, ensuring complete satisfaction with the service provided and identifying service level improvements.
Liaise with suppliers to confirm documentation requirements, plan appropriate route solutions and obtain timely updates on live shipments.
Develop a thorough knowledge of the supplier network and supplier capabilities to effectively plan routes that meet customer requirements.
Ensure all Dangerous Goods shipments are correctly classified, have the correct documentation and that the route solution is appropriately designed.

Key Experience
Experience from a logistics provider (air freight)
Cold chain or time sensitive multi-modal freight forwarding
Any experience with pharmaceutical goods is highly desirable

In order to apply for this outstanding opportunity, please email drew.jones@cpl.com with your up to date CV and your current availability.