Logistics Specialist Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Transport & Logistics

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Logistics Specialist Skills List in Transport & Logistics

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Logistics Specialist role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Logistics Specialist job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 50% of Logistics Specialist job descriptions contained logistics as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

logistics
50%
customer service
23%
supply chain
23%
planning
19%
hgv
19%
freight forwarding
14%
team leader
14%
logistics management
14%
customs
14%
stock control
10%
corrective actions
10%
aviation
10%
time critical
10%
analytical skills
10%
logistical
10%
operational excellence
10%
risk assessments
10%
safety regulations
10%
freight
10%
imports
10%
sea import
10%
scheduler
10%
french
10%
organisational skills
10%
sales opportunities
10%
time management
10%
transport
10%
admin
10%
bom
10%
communication skills
10%
goods out
10%
materials
10%
microsoft office
10%
otif
10%
planner
10%
purchasing
10%
scheduling
10%
goods in
10%
night shift
5%
inventory management
5%
international logistics
5%
import export
5%
erp
5%
e-commerce
5%
warehousing
5%
warehouse
5%
manual handling
5%
forklift operator
5%
distribution
5%
import
5%
customs regulations
5%
air freight
5%
operations management
5%
management
5%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

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