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Distribution Coordinator Outbound

Distribution Coordinator Outbound

Posted 9 September by Venn Group
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Distribution Coordinator (Outbound)/ Leicestershire/£26,500 - £28,500

Venn Group is currently recruiting for a permanent Distribution Coordinator (outbound), working for a large wholesale distribution company based in Leicestershire.

The role will involve:

  • The creation of forward planned schedules based on understanding of customer demand
  • Identifying new ways to optimise vehicles & drivers to improve customer service and controlling cost
  • Working closely with forecasting/capacity planning team to build future plans for growth and impacts of seasonality
  • Engage with Outbound Scheduling Manager to ensure plans are in line with business strategy
  • Liaise with Fulfilment Coordinator's to assist with the effective in day management of drivers.
  • Ensuring that business rules within the system allow for optimal route creation
  • Collaborate with operational teams to create achievable routes
  • Proactively looking at continually improving processes and supporting systems


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience of working within a multi-drop transport planning role
  • Understanding of Route & scheduling software
  • A proven track history in decision making on day to day basis
  • Easily adapt to changing priorities
  • Capable to work in a stressful environment
  • Committed, persuasive and personable with fluent written and verbal communication skills
  • Evidence of independent thinking
  • A self-motivated approach and ability to work autonomously
  • Willingness to learn new skills and accept new challenges


To apply for this position, please forward an updated version of your CV to or contact Daniel Sharp on

Reference: 38863774

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