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Roadfreight Operations Planner (VR/19042)



£25,000 - £30,000/annum

Job Location
- United Kingdom -- England -- East of England -- Hertfordshire

Job Type

06 July 2018

Roadfreight Operations Planner - upto £30k - Hertfordshire - VR/19042

Our client, a European trailer operator and freight forwarder, is a market leader in the provision of European logistics services to an extensive and varied client base of over 600 UK and European importers, exporters and manufacturers and is looking for a Roadfreight Operations Planner to join their team.

Working as part of our Operations team the successful candidate will conduct the following role:

  • Excellent communication skills written especially verbal with our UK and European client base and ensuring a high degree of customer service at all times.
  • Working as part of a team that plans the collection and delivery of averagely 400 consignments per week whilst exceeding our clients expectations.
  • Communicating proactively with our own driving staff to maximise their efficiency and productivity.
  • The successful candidate must possess excellent negotiation skills.
  • Attention to detail is key as you will be managing complex orders received from our clients that must be actioned with precision.

This role will suit an individual who is passionate, ambitious and wishes to develop a career in International logistics while working for a friendly, financially strong and stable company.

Salary up to £30k depending on previous experience.

To apply, or for further information, please email your CV to the Shipping Team of Red Recruit at shipping@redrecruit.com quoting reference; VR/19042

Red Recruit is a specialist recruitment consultancy with global prominence in the Shipping and Freight industry, covering road, sea and air freight imports and exports as well as other associated sectors. We provide an expert consultative, project managed approach, which recognises the unique skills and talents of every candidate. Founded in 2002 and boasting increasing success, Red Recruits mission is to serve likeminded Clients and Candidates and be a collaborator in their growth and progression. We accomplish this utilizing our skilled approaches and methodologies and we offer tailored solutions to suit specific needs. Clients of Red Recruit are able to access a wealth of knowledge and experience via our recruitment consultants; many of whom possess extensive experience of their specialist sector.

The types of vacancies within the shipping industry that we specialise in include the following: sea freight, road freight, air freight, deep sea, TIR freight, trailer freight, freight forwarder, FCL, LCL, part load, full load, groupage, customs clearance, customs entries, CNS, Destin8, Impatex, CHIEF, NES, ASM GEMS, MultiFreight, DataFreight, NVO and NVOCC.

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Please do not apply for this position unless you have current or recent experience within the shipping or freight forwarding industry. We are a niche recruiter and have a duty to our clients. We will only respond to candidates with directly relevant experience.

Due to the current large volume of applicants for roles, unfortunately if you have not received a response within five working days you have been unsuccessful.