Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
£19810 - £22013 per annum
Job description
Logistics Coordinator

The Royal Society of Chemistry is a not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to advance excellence in the chemical sciences, with a thriving global community of hundreds of thousands of people who love chemistry. An internationally renowned publisher of high-quality chemical science knowledge, we are also the professional body for chemists and the biggest non-governmental investor in chemistry education in the UK, with strong links to schools, colleges, universities and industry.

Position: Logistics Coordinator
Location: Cambridge
Contract Type: Temporary – 12 months
Hours: Full Time, 35 per week
Salary: £19,810 - £22,013 FTE per annum plus benefits
Benefits: Excellent contributory pension scheme, generous paid holidays, 35-hour (for full-time staff) working week, learning and career development, subsidised staff restaurant (Cambridge office), staff sports and social club, free private healthcare plan, income protection scheme, critical illness insurance, life assurance, free on-site parking (Cambridge office), season ticket, car/motor cycle and cycle to work schemes, membership subscription, employee assistance programme, eye-care at work scheme, wellness initiatives, flexible work environment, employee recognition, long service awards, membership subscription to professional body and RSC, two discounted staff flats on-site (Cambridge office) and more.

Closing Date: 26th September 2021

About the Role:

The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) has a great opportunity for a Logistics Coordinator to join our Facilities team on a twelve month temporary full-time (35-hour week) basis, based at our Cambridge office.

As a Facilities Coordinator for the Royal Society of Chemistry, you will support our Facilities Manager in ensuring that post related services are efficiently and effectively managed and delivered within our Cambridge office, providing post room services, reception and facilities support on daily basis.

About You:

- Thorough knowledge of all Royal Mail and other mail related services, including courier services and international mail logistics.
- An understanding and working knowledge of various countries customs requirements relating to import/export.
- Use of specialist mailing equipment (i.e. franking machine) and basic Microsoft Office skills.
- Working knowledge of exhibitions despatch arrangements.
- Excellent communication, customer service skills, professional and a motivated team player.


- Knowledge of fire evacuations, emergency procedures and responding to first aid requests.

The Royal Society of Chemistry offers a competitive salary plus excellent benefits. You will work an altering shift rota to ensure provision of post room services between 08:30 – 16:30 Monday to Friday, with possible flexible working to accommodate necessary out of hours work or providing additional service to the post room.

If interested, please apply before the end of our closing date.

You may have experience of the following: Logistics Coordinator, Post Services, Import/Export, Post Coordinator, Mailroom Coordinator, Post Room, Franking etc.

Ref: 102 862
Posted on: 15 September 2021
Closed date: 27 September 2021
Job ref: 102 862
Tags: Project Management