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Trainee Supply Chain Coordinator / Transport Planner

Leeds, Yorkshire
£20,000 to £25,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Trainee Supply Chain Coordinator

£20,000 - £25,000 Per Annum Basic Salary

09:00am - 17:00pm Mon - Fri OR 09:30am - 17:30pm Mon - Fri

Office based: Leeds, LS10

To assist in the day to day running of the delivery to ensure prompt and on time deliveries to customers and depots based within our Hunslet depot.

Main purpose of the role

To plan efficient routes, assist in managing drivers and ensuring the fleet is maintained.

Main Responsibilities

  • Speaking with stakeholders and organising transport while keeping strategy in mind
  • Compliance with the safety standards and transport standard operating procedures
  • Maintaining the safe and timely delivery of products
  • Scheduling vehicle maintenance appointments
  • Planning daily transport routes and drivers
  • Performing relevant administrative duties
  • Complaint handling and processing the urgent ones to senior Management
  • Developing and implementing new and improved transport procedures
  • Assisting in training new recruits to the department
  • Analysing supply chain data and performance
  • Maintaining inventory

Knowledge, skills and experience (preferred although training would be given to the right candidate)

The role requires:

  • Experience in the transport department
  • Basic knowledge of supply chain
  • Knowledge of inventory management
  • Knowledge of transport and safety standards
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Quick decision-making ability
  • Familiar with GPS and navigation tools

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  • Job Reference: 706405985-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Interaction Recruitment
    Interaction Recruitment
  • Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
  • Salary: £20,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent