Logistics and Inventory Specialist

  • Job Reference: 00000034-1
  • Date Posted: 9 February 2020
  • Recruiter: Coberon Chronos Group
  • Location: Cologne
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Logistics and Operations, Wearable Devices
  • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time

Job Description

Our client is a unique startup with a clear mission to harness the power of artificial intelligence for the visually impaired. They created an innovative, smart and wearable device with an intuitive interface to enhance the daily lives of people with disabilities.
This is an office-based role in Cologne.

In this role, you will schedule shipments through approved vendors, quote transportation costs, manage accurate shipping records and databases, assist in material handling of shipping goods, perform basic technical tasks and assist in packaging.

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Thorough knowledge of product import and export.
Ability to work in a team.
Ability to follow very specific instructions.
Must be very detail-oriented and very organized.
Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Must be able to multi-task and handle disruptions.
Ability to work under pressure.
An understanding of business and operations is preferred.

Education or Experience :
Must be proficient with computer use and Microsoft Office Software with emphasis on Excel.
Must speak and write German and English fluently. Other languages helpful.
Strong Internet search and use skills.
Inventory management experience is a must.
Logistics experience is a must.
SAP or other ERP system experience - a plus.

Perform domestic and international shipments using vendor-supplied software and on-line platforms.
Quoting transportation packages on domestic and international shipments.
Execution of customer orders, shipping, and packing.
Basic electronic product maintenance.