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Transport Co-ordinator - PM

I have partnered with a growing Haulage business who have a national coverage and big presence in the area. Due to the continued growth of the business, they require a Transport Co-ordinator - PM to take the initiative on the Transport operation between Monday and Friday on the PM shift between 12 and 10pm.

Description

You key responsibilities as Transport Co-ordinator - PM based in Leicester will include:

  • Monitoring daily dispatch schedules, making updates as required
  • Communicating with other departments (customer services, sales, finance, driving team) to ensure the daily dispatches are completed on time
  • Booking, agreeing and negotiating rates with external / 3rd party haulage providers
  • Assisting in route planning, preparation of load sheets, tracking delivery notes and supporting dispatch documentation
  • Preparing KPI information for management
  • Contacting customers regarding amendments or updates to deliveries
  • Organising collections and back-hauls
  • Completing transport administrative tasks relating to H&S, Insurance policy and claims, Vehicle checks, repairs and servicing, operator's license management
  • Tachograph and Drivers hours management

Profile

To be successful with your application for Transport Co-ordinator - PM you will have:

  • The ability to stay calm under pressure, multi-task and prioritise workload.
  • Strong attention to detail and desire to get things right
  • Good geographical knowledge of the UK
  • Excellent communication skills both with colleagues, customers and suppliers
  • Organised and able to work on own initiative.
  • Excellent all round IT skills and proficiency in MS Office products including Word, Outlook and Excel.
  • An enthusiastic attitude and desire to do what is required to support the business.
  • MUST have a Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain background
  • MUST have worked as a Transport Coordinator or Transport Planner for a minimum of 2 years
  • Commutable to Leicester

Job Offer

This is a full time role:

Salary: £25,000 - £26,000 depending on experience

Plus: Holidays, Pensions Contributions plus additional company benefits packages and schemes

Must be able to do PM shift - 12 - 10pm, Monday to Friday

Advertiser
Michael Page International Recruitment Limited
Reference
14060487/001
Job Category
Job Type
Town/City
Leicestershire
Salary
£25000 to £26000 Per Annum
Career Level
Experienced (4 years +)
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