Freight Forwarder/Traffic Planner

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job Type Permanent
Salary £15000 - £18000 per annum + holidays
Published about 1 month ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Martina Seeley
Job Ref CHS000408P

Job Description

Our client requires a Freight Forwarder/Traffic Planner for their global Transport and Logistics company based in Belfast.

Essential Criteria:

  • 2 year's experience as a Freight Forwarder
  • Proven track record in route planning e.g. planning collections/deliveries

Responsibilities include:

  • Generating Transit Schedules
  • Planning upwards of 15 trailers per day with sub-contractors
  • Plan cargo from 8 depots across the UK
  • Customer KPI and feedback
  • Liaise with Internal departments to ensure customer needs are met and freight moves in a safe and efficient manner
  • Maintain awareness of and follow transport regulations to conform to all statutory requirements
  • Negotiate with sub-contractors to maximise cost effectiveness

The hours for this role are Monday to Friday 9-5pm.

You may be required to be flexible work shift patterns and working hours during times of peak periods.