Shipping Administrator

Northamptonshire
Permanent
£25k - £27k

Carmichael are seeking an administrator ideally with some shipping experience

 

The role focuses on providing a professional distribution service to customers, accurately and efficiently taking orders, and negotiating them into logistically sound planning schedule that accounts for the customer needs, ensuring optimisation of the available land network and cost-effective utilisation of the vehicle fleet.

Day to day duties

Build a solid working relationship with customers, team members and hauliers

Accurately take order information ad input on the relevant system

Respond positively to all customers

Schedule and ensure timely delivery of orders agreed with the customers, optimising effective truck utilisation whilst making sound cost logistical decisions

Assist the transport management team it the day-to-day management of drivers

The person

Proficient of using the telephone to demonstrate a professional approach

Team player

Good communications skills

Conscientious

Focused

Keen eye for details