CV, UK Based Logistics, Operations Manager Targeting UAE

I am currently available for work
Serial No: 27176
(06/23/1982, female)
Skills keywords: administaion/ receptionist, customer service, logistics manager, operations manager, project planner
Short Bio:

A logistics professional in the UK with over 8 years experience. She is hoping to start a new challenge in her career in Dubai. She was a key player in her university womens football team who won the national tournament.

Current location: England, United Kingdom - View on map
Nationality: British
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Manufacturing and Operations, Transport and Logistics, Admin and Clerical
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: United Arab Emirates


I am a pro-active, ambitious and self-motivated person, with strong organizational, communication and people management skills. I am also a consistent and focused individual engaged in an ongoing quest for continuing skill and professional development. I enjoy working as a team member and am also very capable of working on my own initiative. I am always willing to learn and experience any areas yet undiscovered and always strive to achieve the best possible outcome in all things.

Key Skills

• Good written and verbal communication skills

• Hard working and dedicated

• Strong time management / prioritisation / organisational skills

• Strong attention to detail

• Driving Licence: Full/Clean

• IT Skills: Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook

• Language: Fluent in English speaking and writing

Career Summary

July ’09 – Current
Bright A Blind, UK, Operations Assistant Manager

• Process jobs on the Microsoft SQL computer system

• Create repair sheets, jobs sheets and cleaning sheets for the warehouse staff

• Raise invoices

• Check, chase and monitor all deliveries

• Contact customer via email/ telephone to plan a schedule of works

• To assist in the management of day to day activities alongside the Operations Manager

• To train new staff and temps in the correct procedures

April ’08 – July ‘09
Bright A Blind, UK, Personal Assistant/ Administrator

• Answering the telephone and redirecting queries to the relevant department

• Monitoring all office stationery, cleaning products and other office products and replenishing when needed

• Conduct all company banking

• Processing daily estimates using both Access and Word

• Organising company post

• Monitoring company mileage

• Offer support to Managing Director in a Personal Assistant capacity and pro-active administrative support to all staff within the company

August ’07 – October ’07
Zehnder, Farnborough, UK, Receptionist

• Greeting and assisting a wide variety of visitors and dealing with queries they may have about the company and its products.

• Organising travel, both domestic and international via the online booking system

• Opening, responding and redirecting postal mail and email

• Replenishing and ordering stationary as and when it is required

• Developing and maintaining good working relationships with personnel at al levels

• Booking the meeting room and organising lunch when needed

Sept ’06 – March ‘07
Fitness First, UK, Health & Fitness Manager

• Provide adequate gym floor cover at all times by the successful management of staff rotas, and staff recruitment.

• Train, coach and motivate team, through skill development sessions.

• Perform all gym duties and lead by example at all times

• Identify members needs and retain members

• Provide quality members service through the gym team and all aspects of the club

• Administer and supervise a team of fitness instructors, personal trainers and studio classes

• Ensure all gym and studio areas and equipment is clean, checked maintained and serviced.

June ’03 – Sept ’05:
Portsmouth University Gym, UK, Receptionist/ Front of house

• Plan and deliver personal fitness programs to adults.

• Dealing with customer queries

• Handling bookings

• Registering new members onto the database

• Opening and closing the facility

Summer ’03:
Camp Olympia, Camp America, USA, Activity Leader

• Assisted a group of children in a range of activities and helped plan the sessions

• Gained valuable experience in teaching different nationalities

• Work in a tight knitEgroup and communicate effectively to ensure the effective running of day to day activities

Qualifications & Education

Sept ’00 – June ’05
Portsmouth University, Portsmouth, UK

• BSc (Hons) Sports Development

• HND Computing

Sept ’98 – June ’00:
Brooklands College, Weybridge, UK

• St Johns Ambulance Emergency Sports Aid Certificate

• CCPR: Community Sports Leaders Award

• AFOGB: Basic Fitness Instructor

• NVQ Level 2 Sport and Recreation

Sept ’93 – June ’98:
Bishop David Brown School, Woking, UK

• 8 GCSEs (A-C) including Science, Mathematics and English