Freight Coordinator

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Full-time4 hours ago
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The company

Global storage and distribution organisation are a leader in the Australian and New Zealand market, they distribute their products across the nation. Employing more than 3,000 employees across Australia and New Zealand. They are very well known in their industry for valuing its people and partnerships and are currently strengthening their position in the market.

The position

An Exciting opportunity has arisen in Symbion Operations Underdale for a self-motivated and reliable Freight Coordinator. Reporting to the Operations Supervisor the Freight Coordinator is primarily responsible for ensuring that our outbound deliveries are managed to ensure the timely delivery of our products into our customer base. This involves the management of external transport providers and their drivers and our very busy dispatch area and function.

Key Responsibilities include

Ensuring our customer in-store delivery times are met

Managing delivery fleets and additional van requirements (overflow deliveries)

Working closely with other department to ensure driver wait times are reduced

Coordinate customer returns ensuring they are returned to the Warehouse.

Sending key delivery communications to other areas of the business.

Prioritising day to day tasks in an effective manner to achieve multiple performance objectives.

Training drivers in company procedures and processes.

Skills and experience

Strong operational transport knowledge, communication and organization skills, with previous experience in a similar position

Ability to coordinate a business’s transport function and identify continuous improvement opportunities.

Experience in coordinating deliveries and drivers to ensure the meeting of deadlines

Strong verbal and written communication skills.

Ability to develop positive relationships with staff, external drivers and service providers.

Good analytical and problem-solving skills.

Strong background in Freight/transport coordination function

Knowledge of the practical management of Workplace Health & Safety, Equal Opportunity and Employee Relations and an understanding of the relevant legislation.

Experience within Quality Management environment. (ISO 9001:2015)

What’s in it for you

This is a unique opportunity to work in a company where you are valued, given the recognition you deserve and suitably rewarded for your hard work. Flexible work can be discussed

Pre-employment checks may be required and will be discussed with the successful candidate.

How to apply

If this sounds like the position for you and you meet the above requirement for the position, submit your application by clicking the apply button. For a confidential discussion contact Peta Seaman on 08 8317 4801

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