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    Newton Aycliffe

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    £186 per day

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    Mason Reeve

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    4 days ago

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TXM Recruit are looking for a Transport Logistics Coordinator on a contract basis to work for one of the largest rail manufacturers in the UK!

This position contributes to organisational success by:

  • The making of all the required bookings in support of the business by all relevant modes including Road, Rail, Air and Short Sea Crossings
  • Quote analysis / choosing best cost/ service solutions
  • The provision of correct customs instructions to designated customs agents
  • Documentation control (checking commercial invoices for required data)
  • Documentation collation & filing (digital)
  • The support of operational and line management to ensure smooth and accurate operational delivery of logistics services
  • The support of stakeholders within and without the business in the smooth delivery of logistics services
  • Maintenance support of bookings database and allocation of correct PO coverage to the relevant services according to the correct project allocation
  • Service selection and where necessary justification in support of operational logistics requirements
  • Adhere to company and functional policies and procedures

  • A self-starter able to manage independently in a time pressured and challenging environment
  • Good time management skills: managing priorities and adherence to deadlines
  • Able to negotiate service delivery and making suitable arrangements directly with supply chain and logistics providers
  • Appreciation of cost saving methodologies and logistics optimisation
  • Good commercial acumen and data presentation skills with an ability to support, influence and persuade stakeholders
  • Good working knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft office packages

  • Educated to an appropriate level or experience.
  • Experience in transport logistics, especially in international road-freight

  • Strong work ethic, highly motivated and able to work with minimum supervision
  • Builds effective relationships collaborating at all levels underpinned by openness, honesty & respect
  • Takes commitment seriously and does what they say they will do whilst holding others to account
  • Desire to understand working with different business cultures
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 
  • Demonstrates perseverance, patience and commitment
  • Good organisation/time management
  • Enjoys challenges and problem solving
  • Highly organised and methodical
If you are interested in the role and would like some more information please get in touch with Thomas Kellogg at TXM Recruit on either 07711470024 or