Job Req Number: 31099
Time Type: Full Time
A position for an Import Transport Planner has arisen at DSV Road’s location at Immingham.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company committed to providing quality, innovative value and logistics services.
Main purpose of the job:
To communicate effectively with customers, ensure quotations and traffic requirements are fulfilled in line with their booking instructions.
Liaise with other DSV partner offices in the UK and abroad.
Arrange with approved hauliers for transport of cargo, confirm availability of equipment and agree prices to maximise cost effectiveness and highest profitability.
Prepare correct documentation to the Warehouse/Haulage/Distribution/Shipping department for off loading cargo into warehouses and deliveries on wheels.
Perform correctly invoicing; filing; queries; claims; cost checks in accordance with departmental requirements.
Maintain awareness of and follow transport (and H.M. Customs) regulations, where relevant, to conform to all statutory requirements.
The successful applicant will:
Have previously worked within the same or similar role.
Understand load planning and have planning international road freight experience.
Understand the regulations on and have worked in the movement of hazardous freight previously.
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.
Have a good geographical knowledge
About DSV Careers
Do you want to be part of something 55,000 times bigger than you?
That’s how many colleagues you’ll have on a journey towards connecting the world and making your mark.
We believe that people are able to achieve their potential if they take ownership of their own career. That’s why we’ll give you every opportunity to do just that.
People are at the core of who we are – the drive, talent and devotion they bring to the table every day are what make DSV the exciting place it is. It’s a dynamic and fast-moving environment with rapid decisions at every level – where ambition meets teamwork in an effort to face challenges, succeed, move forward and make a difference. We care about your opportunity to influence the path of your career, whether you want to advance locally or look for adventures abroad. With a massive global reach and offices in more than 80 countries, the opportunities are plenty.
If you have the right drive, the right talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore the reach of your potential.
We are freight forwarders, salespeople, accountants, forklift drivers, IT engineers, specialists and countless others – and we all made the choice to forward our careers.
Join us and forward your career at DSV.
DSV – Global Transport and Logistics
DSV is one of the very best performing companies in the transport and logistics industry. 56,000 employees in more than 80 countries work passionately to deliver great customer experiences and high-quality services – as part of the operation or in a variety of supporting roles. If you have drive and talent and enjoy responsibility, we’ll give you the support you need to explore your potential and forward your career.