Support Road Coordinator

  • Job Reference: SWR2682
  • Date Posted: 23 April 2021
  • Recruiter: P&O
  • Location: Queensferry, Clwyd
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Support Road Coordinator - Do you have a passion for logistics? Are you able to build constructive relationships with customers and suppliers? If so at P&O Ferrymasters, a pan-European leader in tailor-made transport, logistics and supply chain solutions, we are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Support Road Coordinator to join us on a 6-month fixed term contract basis. 

So, what’s this job all about? As Support Road Co-ordinator you will be responsible for creating UK road loads for our customer Tata Steel in their SAP system. You will ensure that delivery plans are met, loads are optimised for payload and cost as well as ensuring that information in the system is accurate and updated as required. You will plan loads for UK road movements to all UK delivery points, including management of urgencies. 

Other key responsibilities will include: 

  • Deputise for Despatch Planning and Road Scheduling Team Leader as appropriate.
  • Liaise closely with customer and suppliers and prepare documentation to facilitate customer returns.
  • Maximise payloads by selecting best combination of goods including opportunities for multi-drops.
  • Manage and resolve issues relating to road planning for customer services and external warehouses. 

As Support Road Co-ordinator you will possess a positive customer service attitude as well as having excellent communication and organisational skills. You will have the ability to prioritise & manage own workload and will be comfortable working with IT systems and Microsoft Office packages. Ideally you will need experience in a logistics role (desirable but not essential) and experience with SAP (desirable but not essential as full training will be provided). 

This is a full-time, 6-month fixed term, position working 40 hours per week, in return we are offering a competitive package in line with the seniority of the position. 

Do you have what we are looking for? And does this sound like the perfect opportunity for you? We hope so – in which case, now’s the time to let us know! Please apply with your CV and covering letter as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Additional keywords, logistics, transport, planner, support, road, customer service, planning, coordinator 

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