Road Freight Operator

Job Ref: 168724
Sector: Other
Job Type: Permanent
Date Added: 22 November 2019
  • Uxbridge, London, England Beaseley Court Uxbridge London UB8 1PE
  • £26,000 - £28,000 per Annum
  • Tate
  • 01895 257931

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Road Freight Operator

Overall purpose of job:

You will be responsible for day to day planning & control within the road & transport operations and Your Remit is responsible for road freight operations; domestic road for operating countries, international trunk and expedite, controlling and monitoring of cost effective & on-time collection and deliveries plans to European customers.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Operational day to day control of Multi customer under a CT environment
  • Ensuring transport activities are operated in accordance with internal and customer service requirements
  • Adherence to operational margins for modal transport
  • Maximisation of load fill
  • Shipment Tracking
  • On-time delivery of cargo in line with customer service requirements
  • Pricing for spot business as per customer requirement
  • Demonstrate ability to reduce transport cost and improve margins at every opportunity
  • Problem solving and corrective actions as appropriate
  • Customer service ownership existing customer base
  • Work within company standards at all times
  • Ensure that financial job costing, invoicing and reporting for freight is carried out in accordance with company standards
  • Complete responsibility and control of the end to end shipment process

Skills, experience and education required:

  • Minimum 3 years' experience in domestic and international road transport across key European markets within leading European transport operator or 3PL (full and part load)
  • Operational experience of transport planning processes and tools
  • Experience of network transport ideally within a control tower environment
  • Expedite road Europe
  • Relevant European language fluency an advantage
  • Good knowledge of European transport regulations
  • Good inter-personal skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to demonstrate analytical and logical thinking
  • Good analytical and numerical skills
  • Previous automotive logistics experience a benefit

Monday to Friday 09:00 to 17:30

Salary: £26,000 to £28,000

25 days annual leave

Life Insurance

Contributory Pension

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