A position for an Export Transport Planner has arisen at DSV Road’s location at Purfleet. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company committed to providing quality, innovative value and logistics services.
Main purpose of Job:
Combining and planning both on wheels collections as well as groupage cargo from our terminals out to the continent in the most efficient and cost-effective way while adhering to customer requirements
Using a bespoke in-house freight planning system
Utilising online route planning software
Liaising with hauliers both within an internal international fleet and externally with suppliers from the market
Monitoring vehicles during the entire transit from collection through to delivery and reacting to and solving any issues which may arise.
Ensuring vehicles are always utilised.
Responsible for ensuring the revenue and costs are correct on each file planned so financial reporting can run smoothly.
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
Worked within the same or similar planning role (desirable)
Understand load planning and have planning international road freight on artics previously (desirable)
Understand the regulations on and have worked in the movement of hazardous freight previously (desirable)
Be willing to be flexible as some overtime may be required during busy periods
Work well with others or independently if needed
Demonstrate excellent communication skills Have good customer service skills and an eye for detail
Be able to remain calm and focused under pressure
Pay good attention to detail Possess the ability to demonstrate excellent customer service and communication skills
Have knowledge of driver’s hours and regulations (desirable)
WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU
A role in a successful, dynamic company
Be a part of a strong team of performance driven colleagues
Great future career prospects for advancement
A professional working environment