Logistics Coordinator (Days 4 on 4 off)
- Reference: LG/500/980
- Job Type: Full time
- Job Type: Permanent
- Location: Dover
- Working Hours: Days 4 on 4 off
- Salary: 22,000 to 26,000 DOE Plus Benefits
SLS Permanent Recruitment is supporting our award winning time critical logistics client. They require an experienced Logistics Coordinator to join the team on the day shift on a 4 on 4 off basis. Candidates should have good all round planning skills and have experience within the Freight, Transport or shipping sector. To apply please send an up to date CV in a MS Word format.
Main purpose of job: To plan and manage time-critical logistics solutions throughout Europe and worldwide, operating within strict time constraints ensuring all schedules and deadlines are met.
Key job responsibilities
Offer bespoke solutions to our clients, best fitting their needs
Liaise with international carriers to agree transport costs and ensure the best possible solutions are sourced to fit the client’s requirements
Monitor the progression of transports advising the client at agreed milestones, and ensuring the transports are running to schedule
Ensure our bespoke freight management system is correctly monitored and updated when required
Build excellent relationships with multinational clients who are under immense pressure
Answer incoming telephone calls professionally and deal with enquiries quickly