Logistics Assistant


Logistics Assistant : Job Summary

Reference Location Sector Contract Type Posted
Logistics Assistant Leeds Manufacturing & Factory Permanent 05/01/2022

Sigmat is looking for a motivated Logistics Assistant to join our Production team in Leeds! The role holder will be responsible for liaising with production and planning colleagues to organise the timely transportation of materials and sub-assemblies between subcontractor to the Sigmat factory.

Your key responsibilities include but are not limited to:  

  • Development of internal and external relationships across the group
  • Inventory and logistics management
  • Trailer checks and updating trailer location sheet
  • Liaising with Site Managers regarding delivery updated/site delays
  • Update and circulate weekly transport list
  • Update KPIs and circulate (via spreadsheet
  • Plan trailer exchanges into the yard and factory
  • Plan Sigmat vans with Sigmat driver and ensure vehicle is safe and roadworthy
  • Arrange collections
  • Raise manual delivery tickets
  • Request Purchase Orders
  • Prioritise any modifications of product
  • Comply with Sigmat quality procedures manual
  • Ensure 100% compliance to Company health and safety procedures
  • Assist with monthly/annual stock stakes as necessary
  • Any other task commensurate with this post

What we are looking for :

  • Proven experience production, planning or logistics in a fast-paced manufacturing facility
  • A dynamic individual with a ‘can do’ results driven approach and attitude
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A willingness to develop, learn and continually improve
  • Commercial awareness
  • The ability to think analytically and strategically
  • Planning and organisation skill
  • Good working knowledge and ability of Microsoft range, particularly Excel

Check out our Employee Benefits page for what we offer! 

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