Transport Planner - UK and Europe Road Freight

Aylesbury

Ref: 3136FF1

Company Profile

Our client is a well-established logistics company with international operations who are dealing with road freight.

Responsibilities

Transport Planner - UK and Europe Road freight
Salary: £25,000 - £35.000 pa depending on experience + Benefits
Location: Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
At commutable distance from Hemel Hempstead, Dunstable, Luton, Milton Keynes, Buckingham, Bicester, Oxford, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire, Oxfordshire
Ref: 3136FF1


*** Open to recent graduate too, full time permanent role available with immediate start ***
*** Experience in Freight forwarding - Transport planning - Road freight is a very strong advantage ***
*** Office based role, working hours are Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm ***


Main duties:
To monitoring shipments from the beginning to end also delivering excellent customer service with timely and effective communication between customers, suppliers and colleagues.


The Role:
- To deal with customers and suppliers enquiries on the daily basis over the phone and by email
- To build relationships in a professional manner with suppliers and customers, and provide excellent level of customer service
- To resolve any possible issues in all areas of the job
- To monitor the progression of transports and follow through to completion ready for invoicing
- To ensure transports are running in scheduled time
- To check and control supplier invoices
- To put all data in management system accordingly
- To support the sales team with quotations and tender administration also identifying sales opportunities

Candidate's Profile

- Business fluency in English (written and spoken)
- Studies or previous experience within Transport planning / Freight Forwarding / Road freight /Export coordination is essential
- Strong knowledge of export shipping documentation and regulation (especially since Brexit) is advantageous
- Highly organised and focused
- Attention to detail and accuracy
- Able to work on own initiative and part of a good team
- Fluency in French or Spanish would be beneficial but not essential

Salary

£25,000 - £35.000 pa depending on experience + Benefits

Keywords

Freight Forwarding, Transport, Transport planner, Logistics, UK, Europe, Road freight, Coordination, Coordinator, Shipping, Shipment, Operational Administration, Export Regulation, Brexit, Customer Service, Customer Care, Customer Advisor, Quotations, CRM, Fluent in English

Status

Live


Salary

£25,000 - £35.000 pa


Reference

3136FF1


Location

Aylesbury


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