Logistics Administrator

The Company 

Laila’s Fine Foods is a leading UK ready meal manufacturer and has been providing quality chilled and frozen meals to leading retail and foodservice organisations for over 30 years. The key to our success can be attributed to the winning combination of great food and experience coupled with continuous innovation to meet future customer trends and demands.

The Opportunity

We are looking to bring in a Logistics Administrator to work in a key position assisting with the management the logistics process and ensure accurate maintenance of despatch records and stock positions. This position is fundamental to the efficient supply of product and will incorporate the following responsibilities:

  • Speaking with depots of our key supermarket customers
  • Haulage & Transport management; booking, invoicing, authorising payments, etc.
  • Daily and weekly administration of key Logistic processes and functions
  • Maintain and supply accurate ETA’s, stock, and availability information
  • Successful relationship building with suppliers is key
  • Checking logistics documentation

The Ideal Candidate 

  • Proficient user of Microsoft Excel
  • Pleasant and Friendly telephone manner
  • Knowledge of product supply to retail customers
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Attention to detail & precise numeracy ability
  • Exceptional administrative skills
  • Exposure to the Food manufacturing sector would be highly advantageous
  • Experience gained within a logistics, shipping, freight, supply chain position

If you are looking for a new challenge in a fun, fast-paced and progressive business then send us your CV to david.beaver@lailasfinefoods.co.uk