European Transport Planner

Recruiter
Freight Personnel
Location
Cannock
Salary
22000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Oct 2017
Closes
30 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Our client is a major Transport & Logistics provider and they have an exciting opportunity to join their European division in the role of European Transport Multi-Drop Planner.

Title: European Transport Multi-Drop Planner
Department: Automotive Reports to: Head of Automotive

Overview: Export planning for major car manufacturers in Germany.

Key areas of responsibility:
Organising collections of from suppliers from all over the UK booked in through the company's online portal
Planning export trailers to predominately Germany with time sensitive multi-drop deliveries
Achieving delivery deadlines and requirements
Planning exports for a high volume of trailers leaving the country (approx. 40-50 trailers a week)
Utilising round trip trailers that are available within the contract but also contacting one way hauliers and negotiating rates
Preparing driver packs and paperwork for deliveries

Qualifications:
You must have previous export planning essential
Good organisation skills
Excellent eye for detail
Team player
Able to work to deadlines
Ability to work under pressure
Previous experience in the Automotive sector would be an advantage