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.