Do you have a Transport Planning or Customer Service background within the logistics / transport sector? Would you like to make the next step in your career in an international transport and logistics company and get the best out of yourself and your colleagues? Then our vacancy for the position of Transport Planner can be your new challenge!
The Transport Planner is responsible for a correct settlement of all transport orders from our customer Tata Steel, linked to the administrative and operational activities of all employees involved. The Transport Planner also maintains a correct and timely flow of communication between the internal departments of Tata Steel and the Transport Planning department, in order to achieve optimal performance and maximum return. The Transport Planner will be programming, monitoring and documenting transports using the planning system.
Key Responsibilities include:
*Taking care of a correct administrative and operational settlement of all transport orders dedicated. *Pro-actively communicating with hauliers, Transport Planning and Customer Services in order to enhance an optimal service.
*Making sure that all changes, delays, extra costs and / or calamities are communicated to the Customer Service department, which will inform the customer. Reverting this information to hauliers.
*Checking data after loading and comparing this data with booking details. Communicating anomalies to the Customer Service department.
*Educated to a minimum of MBO level or equivalent (preferably in logistics);
*Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role;
*Good command of Dutch, English;
*Good knowledge of Microsoft office packages;
*Strong customer orientation and commercial drive;
*Required Competences; strong communication and cooperation skills, immunity to stress, accuracy, learning ability, integrity, responsibility, ability to quickly adjust, decisiveness and persistence;