Haulage Coordinator


Job Description

Your new companyThis globally recognised, well-established company is committed to ensuring seamless supply chain operations throughout the UK and globally. Its leading services combine a mixture of freight options with the aim of delivering logistical flexibility and cost efficiencies to key stakeholders. They have a new opportunity for a Haulage Coordinator. Your new roleProviding on-time deliveries at an affordable cost and making sure all hauliers are accredited and adhere to the industry standards Managing a 3rd party fleet of over 500 vehicles covering an average of 100 deliveries in the UK every day. Improving performance whilst reducing cost. Monitoring haulage KPI’s and monthly haulier performance reviews. Profit & loss management along with supplier contract negotiations. Securing haulage bookings based on customer requirements and working alongside a customer team to ensure our customer haulage requirements are met. Being proactive when haulage requirements are received the expected timeline. Receiving clear instructions on prioritising haulier bookings based on customer requirements, stock transfers and 3rd party movement. Continuous building of an effective and efficient 3rd party haulage fleet. Forward demand planning. Liaise with teams on forward delivery sales location positions & stock availability. Pre-plan approved haulage movement for direct to vessel loading along with stock transfers to external stores for discharging vessels, all based on execution and/or trader instructions. Quarterly haulage review. Set meeting to deliver & discuss review.What you’ll need to succeedYou will require experience working within a logistics or supply chain environment . Have a sense of urgency and commitment along with demonstrating good organisation and implementation. The ability to remain calm under pressure while continuing to perform effectively. Understands the implications of your own actions on the supply chain. Experienced working with 3rd party logistics with a good geographical knowledge of the UK. Strong numerical and negotiation skills along with excellent interpersonalWhat you’ll get in returnA competitive salary DOE. A leading industry bonus with a competitive company pension. 28 days annual leave increasing with service.What you need to do nowIf you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn’t quite right for you, but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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