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Road Freight Operations Co-ordinator (Implant)

Ref: VAC-12576
  • Salary: £25,000 + 30000
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Location: Beccles
  • Industry: Shipping
  • Discipline: Import Forwarding Clerk
  • Employment: Permanent


Job Description

Our client is a rapidly expanding digital freight forwarder based in London, they are looking to recruit an ‘implant’ Road Freight Operations Clerk to work in their customers site in Beccles, Suffolk. The successful candidate must be proactive, highly motivated and have gained 2-3 years previous industry experience

Skills required
Proven experience of planning for general road freight, load planning and 3rd Party Logistics
Familiar with stock flow processes within a manufacturing environment
Extensive knowledge of operational processes and practices in transport operations
Experience of load planning and knowledge of vehicle utilisation
Based in/available to work in Beccles, Suffolk

Plan and manage loads on behalf of the customer
Issue instructions and communicate level of priority in order to prepare ongoing transport
Maintain a high level of communication with Road Freight Co-ordinators based at head office, London
Ensure collections are planned to maximise resource and in a cost effective manner
Review upcoming orders to pre-plan transport requirements
Monitoring and track shipments up to collection date
Reporting to the Operations Manager

Candidate ‘must-haves’
Proactive ‘can-do’ attitude
Motivated & organised
Strong customer service skills
Attention to detail
Ability to work under pressure – working on own initiative


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