Logistics Planner / Assistant and Transport Coordinator

  • Job Reference: AWDO-P8568
  • Date Posted: 28 April 2022
  • Recruiter: AWD online
  • Location: Droylsden, Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing, Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: CV Response Team

Job Description

Transport & Logistics Jobs. Logistics Planner / Assistant / Coordinator Jobs, Careers & Vacancies in Droylsden, Manchester, North West England Advertised by AWD online – Multi-Job Board Advertising and CV Sourcing Recruitment Services

Logistics Planner / Assistant and Transport Coordinator who has transport planning experience with solid administrative, organisational, time-management and Microsoft Office / 365 (Word, Excel, Outlook) skills is required for a well-established company based in Droylsden, Manchester, North West England.

 

SALARY: Competitive

LOCATION: Droylsden, Manchester, North West England

JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Permanent

WORKING HOURS: Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week

PLEASE NOTE: A Full Clean Driving Licence is Essential

 

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for a Logistics Planner / Assistant and Transport Coordinator who has transport planning experience with solid administrative, organisational, time-management and Microsoft Office / 365 (Word, Excel, Outlook) skills.

Working as a Logistics Planner / Assistant and Transport Coordinator you will provide support to the Logistics Manager in day-to-day tasks ensuring the efficient and effective running of the department.

As a Logistics Planner / Assistant and Transport Coordinator you will be the first point of contact for any logistic issues and will be required to coordinate key activates to the management team and provide information to the Commercial Manager.

 

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position, then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

 

DUTIES

Your duties as a Logistics Planner / Assistant and Transport Coordinator will include:

  • Being the first point of contact for any logistic issues
  • Strong knowledge of Transport Planning
  • Provide support to the Logistics Manager in day-to-day tasks
  • Coordinate key activates to the management team and information to the Commercial Manager
  • Oversee the day to day running of your assigned admin tasks
  • Liaise with front end on potential backloads and issues
  • Work closely with all 3rd party hauliers for an efficient service
  • Book vehicles in for inspections routinely and when in need
  • Experience and understanding of driver working hours and working time directive
  • Supporting managers in the transport department lifecycle
  • Ensure legal and compliant logistic planning throughout the business

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • Must have previous experience in a similar role
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office / 365 (Word, Excel and Outlook) programs
  • Full Clean UK Driving Licence is essential
  • LGV C+E licence would be an advantage
  • Ability to implement and drive good working processes
  • Experience in the recycling and/or waste industry especially waste wood
  • Proficiency in commonly used word processing software packages such as MS Office suite
  • Excellent judgment and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with staff of all levels
  • Must have excellent communication skills both written and oral
  • Flexibility, confidence and use of initiative is essential, thinking on your feet and being adaptable to change, enabling the department to offer an efficient and effective running

 

HOW TO APPLY

To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

JOB REF: AWDO-P8568

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