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Logistics Specialist

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Recruiter: Amazon Web Services
Listed on: 17th August
Location: London
Salary Notes: Competitive + Benefits
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Amazon offers an exciting, dynamic and challenging environment encouraging creativity and personal development while maintaining our computing environments in a secure, scalable, and cost-effective manner. In mid 2013, our Amazon Web Services S3 web service accepted its 2 trillionth object and that the service is regularly peaking at over 1.1 million requests per second. To keep up with this demand on both disk and network capacity, we continue to expand our Data Centers in every region. This requires talented people to build & manage.

We hope it is you!

Amazon is seeking a bright, motivated, hardworking individual to fill a Logistics Specialist position within a new data center site. The ideal candidate will possess a strong work ethic, attention to detail, the ability to meet deadlines, and a commitment to Operational Excellence. The role is active and will require some manual handling, but also analysing of data, presenting information to leadership and attending multi departmental meetings to build and maintain an efficent site.

We are seeking an experienced, motivated, self-starting individual to join our team as a Logistics Site Lead. Your role is viewed as one of the key components of our business and will have a direct impact on our operations in the future. You will be expected to follow best practices in the daily management of the company's parts flow activities including forecasting, and the management of IT inventory. You will be responsible for coordinating activities including handling of materials, equipment, and supplies in support of our IT Operations team, a strong background in inventory and distribution of IT equipment etc.

Basic Qulaifications

  • Commutable to the Thames Valley region
  • Experienced in detailed inventory control and Inventory Management Systems.
  • Demonstrated success managing inventory, including auditing, forecasting and planning
  • Effective listening, communication (verbal and written)
  • Strong leadership and motivation
  • Problem-solving and analytical ability
  • Strong multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to identify issues, develop solutions & drive results.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • High attention to detail, follow-up, multi-tasking and conflict resolution.
  • Experience collecting data and reporting against key performance metrics.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in Lean Operational Practices is a plus.
  • Experience with Analytics
  • At least 5 years' experience in a comparable role
  • Advanced Excel Spreadsheet Capability
  • Clean Driving License preferred to travel between sites.