Logistics Coordinator

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MBO 3/4
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40 hours
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About the job

About the job

Are you looking for a dynamic, fulltime work environment in a big famous international company? Do you have a passion for logistic coordination? Do you live in the Netherlands and do you speak the Dutch and English language fluently? Than you might just have found your dream job!

As the logistics coordinator you are going to work in a group of five logistical employees plus one logistics coordinator. Our logistical group plays a key role in handling incoming and outgoing goods, stock management and transport of goods. You are going to be the ‘right hand’ of our logistics coordinator. who can assist him in his day-to-day work and who can independently take over the responsibility for various activities.
As a logistics coordinator you are fully responsible for all logistic activities taking place within this company, including export control, im- and export customs formalities, transport permits, etc.

As the production of our products is mostly outsourced, while the assembly and integration of the end products takes place in-house, there is a constant flow of incoming and outgoing goods. You are responsible to ensure that this flow of goods is handled properly, both physically and in our ERP system. As an expert in using ERP systems you are able to make suggestions for improvement of our logistical processes.
You handle customs related formalities and permits (import and export); at the same time you classify our products for export control during e.g. proposals and before deliveries.
You are willing to handle the physical transfer of goods by fork lift, overhead crane etc. and accompany the transport of valuable end products to customers, suppliers and test houses.

What we offer

We offer you:

  • attractive working conditions;
  • a Fulltime job;
  • a challenging job in a dynamic international working environment;
  • opportunities for personal development;
  • a salary between €4200 - €4800 gross based on fulltime.

Job requirements

As the Logistics coördinator you have an MBO+ capacity level. You have relevant logistical experience in an international, commercial environment (minimum 7 years). You bring hands-on experience in working with ERP systems. You are keen in finding possible improvements to the logistical process and able to communicate and implement them. You have an affinity with a technical environment and with hardware products.

You have knowledge of and experience with export control and customs related activities. You have experience with handling valuable goods, related both to paperwork/permits and to physical transport activities.
You live in the Netherlands and you speak the Dutch and English language fluently, they use both languages in the company. You are willing to learn and grow in your position, to finally become our nextlogistics coordinator, the right hand of the manager. You are a teamplayer who likes to take responsibility for the activities in the team and able to steer the team. You have good social skills and you are working precisely.

About the company

We work at the frontiers of technology in one of the most challenging and rapidly changing industries in the world: Space. Our products and services - including Solar Arrays, Launcher Structures, Instruments & Services, and Mechanical Thermal products - are among the best in the world. They enable missions that are of great importance for our everyday life on Earth, such as satellite navigation, communications, climate research and monitoring of air quality.
At our state-of-the-art facilities in Leiden, a team of over 250 dedicated professionals work on the design, development, assembly, testing and delivery of space products and services. We do that by thinking creatively in terms of solutions and by working with like-minded business partners. Intensive collaboration in our international community is the key to success, also within the company that we are proudly part of.

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Unique Uitzendbureau Leiden

Schipholweg 55
2316 ZL Leiden

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