Logistics Controller / Scheduler / Planner

Job Title: Logistics Controller / Scheduler / Planner
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: England
Reference: 639138
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Job Published: March 11, 2020 14:01

Job Description

Logistics Controller / Scheduler / Planner
Location : Southampton
Salary: £22000
This is a Temporary to permanent position to start immediately  
Hours of work :You will be required to 8am – 6pm Monday to Friday
Dynamite Recruitment is currently recruiting for a growing national organisation that are recruiting for an Logistics Controller / Scheduler to join their business with immediate effect
As an operations controller you will be responsible for the co-ordination of a specialist team of people across the country . You will receive orders and requests for work to be completed , liaise with third parties , schedule and route plan them to complete the work within the agreed time frames and manage any hurdles that may arise in the process .
Your daily duties will include the following
  • Coordinating the Bristol fleet of couriers allocating work evenly
  • Schedule and route plan for work to be completed
  • Taking bookings and speaking to new and existing clients about the services available
  • Keeping couriers/clients updated in regards to any traffic issues or delays in the deliveries
  • Ensuring all deliveries are completed in agreed timescales
  • Handling any complaints and resolving issues where possible
  • Daily administrative and data entry duties
The ideal candidate
  • Needs previous route planning, scheduling, coordinating, fleet or operations experience from a logistics environment
  • Will have excellent organizational skills
  • Will have string communication skills
  • Will need to be proactive and want to work towards a career
  • Needs strong IT skills and good typing skills
  • Must be a strong communicator with a confident telephone manner
This role can and will come with progression opportunities in the future for the right person!!
For more information please contact Dan Noakes on 02392455422