Delivery Planner

Posted 15 March by Adecco UK Limited Easy Apply
We have an exciting opportunity to join a leading company within the Construction industry.

Ensuring the accurate and timely management, planning and delivery of orders to their customers' sites is the key to this Delivery Planner role.

Your main duties will include:
? Positively influence the hauliers perception of the business
? Build closer relationships with haulage partners both franchise and external.
? Negotiate haulage rates and ensure that correct details are set against correct contract.
? To deploy haulage resource to ensure all Customer orders are fulfilled
? Ensure vehicles are planned to meet the customers requirements whilst maintaining the highest possible margin.
? Ensure all customer orders and haulage details are entered onto the day sheets.
? Review, maintain and operate Navman system.
? Liaise with Customer Service Representatives on a daily basis to anticipate potential customer service issues/shortfalls/over shipments, and seek to offer assistance to enable resolution.
? Ensure Haulier and Driver Compliance database is current and accurate.
? Complete Driver and Vehicle audits on a monthly basis.
? Build strong relationships with franchise and external hauliers within designated planning area.
? Identify and communicate any potential new suppliers or sales opportunities to Business Managers

You will have the below skills/experience:

? Strong administration
? Able to work collaboratively with the team
? Self motivated
? Customer focused approach
? Organised with ability to prioritise
? Ability to work under pressure
? Experienced in using various IT systems and packages
? Geographical knowledge
? General haulage knowledge
? Analytical skills
? Decision making abilities
? Negotiation skills
? Problem solving
? Commercial awareness
? Persuasive/influencing skills
? Eagerness to develop skills and abilities

Adecco are an equal opportunities employer

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Reference: 34694925

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