Job Title: Expeditor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH12970_1547131027
Contact Name: Saleh Sattar
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 10, 2019 14:37

Job Description


6+ Month Contract

£ Neg P/H


We are currently recruiting for an Expeditor to work with a successful defence contractor currently undertaking repair and upkeep activities around marine vessel at Portsmouth Dockyards. You will be part of and act within the Supply Chain Management function

Reporting into the Supply Chain Leads the Expeditor will be responsible for:

  • Implementing expediting strategies and plans
  • Actively managing and distributing of expedited workload
  • Co-ordinate field based activities related to the role e.g Supplier visits etc
  • Negotiating recovery plans and overseeing their implementation where appropriate
  • Conduct risk assessments around suppliers where required whilst aiming to maintain or improve contracted delivery dates
  • Producing and communicating expediting reports for line management

To be considered for the role candidates must:

  • Have proven experience in expediting delivery of packages, equipment, material and design materials along contracted dates. Ideally this would be within the Marine environment or heavy process environment
  • Have demonstrable experience in expediting procedures
  • Have excellent experience with SAP and Microsoft Excel packages

The role presents a fantastic opportunity to work with a renowned company within the defence, aerospace and security area.

To find out more please call Saleh on 02392 288209 or email

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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