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International Transport Planner

Job description

Taylors Transport International is part of the Taylors Transport Group, a multi-million pound growing local family business where we pride ourselves on providing first class Freight services combined with genuine customer care. Collecting and delivering goods all over the UK and the World by Road, Air and Sea.

From our Head Office based in Huthwaite, near Mansfield in the centre of the UK, we provide a growing range of clients and their businesses with efficient and extensive range of General Haulage and Express Freight.

This is a wonderful opportunity to learn a trade and become a great Freight Forwarder.

You will have the opportunity to gain logistics experience from both the UK and International planning teams.  A training plan including external logistics courses and qualifications is on offer to launch this exciting career opportunity.

Your responsibilities/duties will include:

Telephone outbound and inbound

Managing a portfolio of Customers.

Having the responsibility for providing them with the best transport service suited for their individual needs.

Ensuring your customer’s portfolio turnover is optimised at all times.

Establishing a good relationship with your customers and maintaining it to a very good level through phone calls and visits.

Quoting your customers for transport services worldwide (Road, Air and Sea).

Ensuring your customers portfolio is profitable.

Managing an international supplier’s base.

Negotiating the best rates for the transport routes worldwide (Road, Air and Sea).

Planning daily transport routes for your customers.

Ensuring your suppliers provide the best service at all time.

Constantly review your supplier base by looking for new ones for your designated countries.

Data Entry

Data Analysis: analyse and take actions following the presentation of regular KPI.

Being the main point of contact to arrange the customers’ freight requirement, excellent communication skills are essential as well as organisational abilities, flexibility and a keen attention to detail.  

Details

  • Apply by: 23/05/2019
  • Company: Taylors Transport International Ltd
  • Pay: Salary - £18,000 pa/ Holidays – 20 days + Bank Holidays
  • Location: Huthwaite, Nottinghamshire NG17
  • Job type: Full-time
  • Job sector: General
  • Employers reference: na
  • Listing date: 25/03/2019

How to apply

If you are interested in joining our experienced, friendly team or would like further information please email chris@taylorsint.com or 01623 528870 extn 902

For more info take a look at their website: www.taylorsint.com 

GCSE’s in English, ICT and Maths at grade C or equivalent is desired

Ideally we are looking for someone who has a little office or customer service experience as communication is key.

If we find the right candidate there will be flexibility on the start date ie before or after summer hols.

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