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Transport Coordinator

Transport Coordinator

in Shipping & Logistics Permanent
  • Colchester
  • V/09947
  • Negotiable
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Job Description

We are pleased to announce that we are working with a superb logistics client in the Colchester area. Due to their continued successes and growth, our client is currently looking for a Transport Planner/Administrator to join the team. This is a fantastic opportunity to work for an ever growing business.

You will be interacting with drivers, sub-contractors and colleagues from offices throughout Europe so you’ll need to be able to multitask and be accurate in verifying, informing and providing operational solutions.

 

Key Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Plan, organise and coordinate transport activities
  • Inform drivers or subcontractors about transport details (loading/unloading, goods etc.)
  • Verifying/checking drivers activity and truck position
  • Use the in house transport management system to monitor and update the progress of each transport
  • Monitor the general performance and utilisation of the trucks

 

Skills & Experience:

  • Ideally transport/logistics experience or experience in routing some sort of deliveries in some role.
  • Office experience
  • Strong IT skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external parties

 

Hours of work Consist of a rotating shift pattern:

Monday-Friday 08:00hrs-17:00hrs

Monday-Friday 07:00hrs-16:00hrs

Monday-Friday 10:00hrs-19:00hrs

 

This is a role which allows progression and development for the right candidate.

 

(V/09947)

Time Appointments situated at 6-8 Museum Street, Ipswich, is recognised as a market leading recruitment consultancy in the East of England. Providing quality recruitment solutions to; Suffolk, Essex, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, and London.

Successfully placing outstanding candidates into permanent Insurance, Sales, Office, Finance, Shipping & Logistics, Legal and IT roles since 2006. Time also offers Temporary and Contract opportunities.

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Time Appointments
2nd Floor
6-8 Museum Street
Ipswich, Suffolk
IP1 1HT

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