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Transport Coordinator

Employer
Undisclosed Company
Location
Shropshire, Telford
Salary
£23000 - £26000 per annum
Closing date
17 May 2022

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Sector
Driving and Logistics
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
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Do you have previous experience within a busy Transport Office? Are you looking to join a business that can offer genuine, long term career progression?

Due to new contracts and subsequent growth, my client is currently looking to add a Transport Coordinator to their established team in Telford.

Overview

  • Responsible for the scheduling and monitoring of vehicle deliveries within agreed delivery times.
  • Monitoring and making sure adherence to driving rules and regulations.
  • Liaise with drivers, customers, suppliers and others as appropriate.
  • Communicate effectively with team members and harness good working relations.
  • Assist with the scheduling of Vehicles for service & maintenance checks.
  • Initiate appropriate corrective action when substandard performance or issues arise.
  • Undertake other duties from time to time, as and when required.
  • Attend Transport Team meetings and participate in team decisions and operations.
  • Ensure a seamless service to all customers.
  • Good understanding of the Drivers Hours, Rules & regulations.
  • Communicate within the transport team, warehouse and sales teams to advise of planned routes, vehicle allocations and driver availability.
  • Allocates drivers & driver mate to static multi-drop routes throughout the UK for wholesale & telesales orders
  • Liaising with recruitment agencies to arrange temporary supply of drivers as and when required to support routes

Key Skills

  • Organised and focused.
  • Knowledge of Multi-drop driver Transport Planning experience.
  • Lead by example and willing to support team.
  • Self-motivated, and driven.
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK.
  • Must be a team player with strong communication skills.
  • Confident communication skills, with drivers, customers and other departments within the company
  • Highly organised and strong administration skills

Requirements

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, in particular MS Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Positive attitude, deals with challenge & change
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and changing environment

This is a fantastic Opportunity to join a ever growing business.

If you are interested in developing your career and joining a company that will help you to excel, please click APPLY NOW!

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