UK Transport Route Planner

Recruiter
Plus One Personnel
Location
Bermuda Park
Salary
£22,000 per annum
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: UK Transport Route Planner

Salary: £22,000 - £26,000 DOE

Hours: Full Time (4 on 4 off day shifts) working 7:00am - 7:00pm

Location: Coventry

Our client is an award winning, successful and dynamic business who are now looking to hire a Logistics Coordinator within their busy UK Domestic logistics team. You will be responsible for managing time critical solutions for their clients by liaising with suppliers, providing rates, completing the administration processes and maintaining in house systems. The ideal candidate will have experience working in an administration based position within the logistics industry, work well under pressure and be a confident user of MS Office.

Responsibilities:

  • Engage with suppliers and clients in agreeing bespoke time sensitive transport solutions
  • Monitor & manage company transportation process and administration requirements
  • Maintain in-house TMS (Transport Management System) and transport management processes
  • Manage RFQ's (Requests for Quotations) including rate negotiation
  • Build and maintain excellent customer & supplier relationships
  • Plan and schedule UK road routes for shipments
  • Responsively work under pressure in providing expedited service solutions

Skills & Experience:

  • Logistics experience is essential
  • Must have experience planning driver routes across the UK
  • Previous Office Administration experience
  • The ability to handle a fast paced environment
  • Use of MS Office and Outlook
  • Experience of working in a fast paced environment

If you are interested in the above role then please apply with your CV or phone Melissa Podlaski on for a private and confidential discussion.