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Transport Coordinator


  • £25000 per annum
  • Manchester
  • Posted: 09/08/2018
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 479100416

Job Details

Transport Coordinator

Req: 479100415

Remuneration: Up to £25,000

Location: Worsley Manchester.

BJD have been engaged to find a Transport Coordinator to join a market leading 3rd Party Logistics provider at their site based in Manchester.

On offer is a salary of up to £25,000

The site operates on a 9 week rota pattern, shifts will include earlier, lates and nights.

The Company

The company is a market leading 3PL company.

The Role

As the Transport Coordinator you will coordinate all multi-mode transport operations and tactically plan transport movements. You will be a key contact for all stakeholders and maintain strong working relationships with customers and carriers to ensure that all targets are met.

Key Responsibilities

• Accurately execute day to day operational activities

• Support in the manual re-planning amendment of schedules

• Provide operational support to achieve cost down targets

• Update relevant web based system with transport milestones

• Negotiate and record quotes to support non contracted routes

• Timely resolution of queries

• Process transport insurance claims

• Investigate and complete customer queries

• Ensure that planning activities meet customer SLAs

• Support continuous improvement activities which are aimed at improved routing and scheduling to achieve cost down targets

• Build relationships with service providers, off-site colleagues and customers

• Ensure that the business operates within the defined corporate and legislative requirements

The Person

To apply for the role of Transport Coordinator you must have previous experience in a control tower environment and modal transport operations.

You must also have:

• Good computer skills

• Strong attention to detail.

• Be able to work well in a team.

• Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.

• Strong and effective organising, planning and process methods

Package and Prospects

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company who have an excellent reputation for developing and rewarding talent.

On offer is a salary is up to £25,000

Based in Worsley and is commutable from:

Manchester

Salford

Eccles

Clifton

Bolton

Leigh

Wigan

Warrington

Stretford

And the surrounding areas

If you are interested in this role, click 'apply now' to send us an up-to-date copy of your CV.

BJD Group are the UK's leading management recruitment experts within the logistics and supply chain sector. Since 1991 we have worked with clients and candidates to provide a professional, trusted service from initial engagement to securing your next role and beyond. Please visit our website at bjdgroup.co.uk for the latest logistics and supply chain vacancies.

BJD Group acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this position I understand that my details will be processed in accordance with BJD Group's Data Retention Policy which can be accessed at bjdgroup.co.uk


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