Logistics Coordinator - Road Route Planner

Easyweb Agency
22000.00 GBP Annual
16 Sep 2017
14 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Logistics Coordinator

My Client is an award-winning leading provider of time-critical logistics solutions, where speed and ?exibility come as standard. As a strategic partner for clients, the company's mission is to provide expedited logistics solutions on behalf of major global manufacturers and their suppliers.

Salary - GBP22,000 - GBP26,000

Location - Coventry, West Midlands

4 days on, 4 days off shift pattern (12 Hour shifts)

The main purpose of job:

To plan and manage time-critical logistics solutions throughout Europe and worldwide, operating within strict time constraints ensuring all schedules and deadlines are met.

Key job responsibilities

• Work closely with our customer's solutions team to understand client requirements, source the most appropriate solution and communicate back to the team
• Select appropriate vehicles for transport, and buy carrier options at the best price
• Understand European driving regulations and bans, and the impact they may have on transport planning
• Monitor progression of transport, ensuring agreed milestone updates are communicated to the client when jobs are running to plan
• Escalate delays in transport, or problems identi?ed, to the customer solutions team, providing options for resolution to allow the team to communicate effectively with the client
• Work closely with our supplier management team to highlight any gaps in carrier coverage

To be considered for this role you will need previous Logistics experience, be at ease working under pressure. Ideally, you will also have road route planning in the UK.

Any additional European language would be an advantage but not a requirement.

Keywords; Logistics Coordinator, Logistics Planner, Transport Planner, Road Route Planner, Route Planner, Transport Coordinator, Freight, Freight forwarding,

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Agency, the services advertised by EasyWeb Agency are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.