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£20,000 - £30,000 Office Based

Transport Coordinator – Laindon – Office based

Closing Date: 22nd November 2023

Vidu Group

About this position

Vidu are working on a super exciting assignment in the search for a Transport Coordinator on behalf of a rapidly growing, extremely innovative eCommerce distribution business.

If you’re an enthusiastic, energetic individual with previous experience ensuring all activities within a transport function are carried out to the highest standard regarding heath and safety and the well being of all employees and customers, and you like the sound of joining a fast paced, dynamic team where your voice will be heard and you will have unlimited opportunities for career development and progression, this role will be right up your street!

£27,000 basic salary, annual bonus, 25 days holiday plus statutory, pension, package and excellent opportunities for career development and progression.

Our client has engaged with Vidu VIP to commence the initial search.

Our team of dedicated consultants will be your first point of contact when applying for this role.

Your Mission:

Reporting directly to the Operations Manager your role will be to provid an efficient and effective operational focus within a team environment and playing an active role in best in class quality operational processes.

You will ensure all activities within the transport function are carried out to the highest standard with regards to Health and Safety, the wellbeing of all employees, customers and members of the public, in accordance with legislation and our clients environmental and health and safety policies.

Main Responsibilities & Key Activities:

Manage the existing linehaul network.

Administrate all transport movements.

Organise ad hoc collections all over Europe.

Challenge new suppliers to come up with better rates, better solutions.

Assist the Operations Manager with administrations.

Skills and experience required

Minimum 18 months experience working in a transport or logistics function.

Powerful leading skills and business orientation.

Excellent customer management and organisational skills.

Good communication and interpersonal skills.

Solid knowledge of Microsoft office.

Big sense of humour.

Ability to be reactive to change.