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Transport Coordinator

Billingshurst, Sussex
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8 Sep 2022
Job Title: Transport Co-ordinator Location: Billingshurst, RH14 9EZ - Office Based Salary: £35,000 plus bonus Job Type: Full Time - Permanent BPH is an independently-owned plant hire company based in the South East. From excavators and dozers, to dumpers and telehandlers, we've been supplying a huge variety of heavy machinery for hire to the construction industry for almost half a century. We're currently looking for an experienced Transport Co-ordinator to join the busy team in our Billingshurst office. Key Duties: 1st point of contact for delivery drivers Liaise with drivers to ensure smooth and efficient operations Organising daily delivery runs, proactively managing the driver's daily plans Liaising with drivers regarding any delivery changes or updates Organising Lorry inspections, maintenance, parts, roadside assistance including tyres Assist TM to keep drivers and vehicles compliant Liaise with workshops to ensure accurate loading of all lorries throughout the day Planning of driver training Monitor and pinpoint accidents and traffic hold ups that could affect deliveries Ensure accident reports are filled out promptly and sent to insurance broker FORS compliance administration Ad-hoc transport duties as requiredKey Competencies: Working knowledge of transport, drivers' hours and WTD regulations Geographical knowledge of south of England Strong and effective organisation and planning skills Excellent written and verbal communication skills IT Literate Excellent attention to detail Able to work under pressure in a busy working environment Team player Previous transport planning experience essential ESDAL experience an advantage but not essential Previous FORS experience would be an advantageNote: you must live within a commutable distance of Billingshurst to be considered Please click the APPLY button and to submit your CV/Cover Letter. Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Transport Operations Coordinator, Distribution Controller, Logistics Supervisor, Fleet Coordinator, Transport Supervisor, Logistics coordinator, Transport Planner, Transport Coordinator, Distribution Coordinator, Supply Chain Coordinator will also be considered for this role
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  • Job Reference: 707259190-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: BPH Plant Hire
    BPH Plant Hire
  • Location: Billingshurst, Sussex
  • Salary: £35,000
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent