A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Distribution Coordinator to join a world-class logistics and distribution business on a full time, permanent basis based in Raunds, Northamptonshire. This is a truly exciting time to join the company, recognised as one of the top 10 global logistics providers, as they continue to successfully expand their portfolio of clients. This is a Mon - Fri position (day shift) with a degree of flexibility required during peak to cover additional work.
You will join a small, friendly and busy transport team where you will be capable of juggling multiple priorities. To be successful you will need to show the right attitude, work with a sense of urgency and accuracy and be passionate about delivering an exceptional customer service (you will naturally work to high professional standards) There will also be a strong administrative support function to the Transport team, so exceptional organisational skills will be required in addition to involvement in planning, and debriefing duties. Some understanding of drivers' hours, rules and regulations will be an advantage.
The role would suit a flexible, hands-on individual who has similar experience within the logistics sector who is used to working under pressure and to targets/KPI's with critical deadlines. You will naturally enjoy taking responsibility for any continuous improvement initiatives that you identify as having a positive impact on the department. Exceptional communication skills are essential in liaising with internal partners and external customers and good excel/powerpoint skills will be an asset. It will suit an individual who is passionate about the industry and is looking for career development.
Salary for this opportunity is up to £25K, 28 days holiday, pension and health cover (after probationary period) with genuine opportunity for career advancement.
For immediate consideration send your CV without delay!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
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