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

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Logistics Skills List in Transport & Logistics

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Logistics role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Logistics job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 65% of Logistics job descriptions contained logistics as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

logistics
65%
supply chain
19%
shipping
16%
transport
16%
freight
11%
warehouse
10%
customer service
8%
management
8%
transport administrator
8%
logistics planner
8%
transport planner
8%
export
8%
distribution
7%
transport coordinator
7%
import export
7%
sap
7%
logistics manager
7%
planning
5%
scheduling
5%
import
5%
logistics coordinator
5%
manufacturing
5%
admin
5%
inventory
5%
coordinator
5%
transportation
5%
communication skills
5%
3pl
5%
logistics management
5%
excel
5%
microsoft office
5%
sales
4%
logistics administrator
4%
iosh
4%
warehouse management
4%
manager
4%
multi-drop
4%
road transport
4%
account management
4%
goods
4%
automotive
4%
planner
4%
driving
4%
transport supervisor
4%
international logistics
4%
inventory management
4%
administrator
4%
healthcare
4%
materials management
4%
manufacture
2%
nhs
2%
supplier development
2%
mail duties
2%
purchasing
2%
packing
2%
otif
2%
packaging
2%
medical
2%
supplies
2%
queries
2%
supply chain manager
2%
attention to details
2%
picking
2%
strategic planning
2%
orders
2%
stocks
2%
products
2%
carriers
2%
ellesmere port
2%
warehouse manager
2%
customer services
2%
logistics assistant
2%
storage
2%
remote
2%
deliveries
2%
supply chain management
2%
hays
2%
warehouse supervisor
2%
driven
2%
supply chain administrator
2%
documentation
2%
4pl
2%
systems
2%
tracking orders
2%
hire desk
2%
courier
2%
controller
2%
administration
2%
trainee
2%
inbound
2%
logistics clerk
2%
inventory system
2%
data
2%
collections
2%
outbound
2%
operations
2%
plant hire
2%
adr
2%
parcel delivery
2%
fleet
2%
incentives
2%
route planning
2%
production teams
2%
aerospace
2%
regulations
2%
applications
2%
driver
2%
transport planning
2%
material flow
2%
tool hire
2%
air
2%
chemicals
2%
purchase orders
2%
warehouse administrator
2%
logistics shipping
2%
mtm
2%
erp
2%
aviation
2%
ice
2%
coordinators
2%
shift
2%
operative
2%
customs
2%
production
2%
fmcg
2%
counterbalance
2%
stock
2%
delivery
2%
import and export
2%
project management
2%
general administration
2%
dangerous goods
2%
freight forwarding
2%
strategy
2%
despatch
2%
account manager
2%
inventory manager
2%
international shipping
2%
hazardous
2%
supplier
2%
traffic dispatcher
2%
goods in
2%
cleaning
2%
warehousing
2%
ms excel
2%
logistic
2%
horsham
2%
junior
2%
traffic planner
2%
goods out
2%
fork lift operator
2%
transport & logistics
2%
logistics analyst
2%
ms word
2%
dispatch
2%
arrangements
2%
logistic support
2%
logistics officer
2%
import logistics
2%
logistics supervisor
2%
finance
2%
stock management
2%
order processing
2%
manufacturer
2%
lifting
2%

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