SPECIALITY LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR

SPECIALITY LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR

Responsible for speciality delivery planning and co-ordination

Job Title SPECIALITY LOGISTICS CO-ORDINATOR
Job Function Responsible for speciality delivery planning and co-ordination
Reports To Planning Manager
Location The Olive House, Northallerton
Date 2019



DESCRIPTION

The Logistics Co-ordinator will be responsible for the planning and scheduling of all customer deliveries and collections for the Kerfoot Speciality division. Utilising the Kerfoot Logistics fleet along with 3rd party hauliers to ensure the efficient delivery of our oil throughout the UK and Internationally. The Logistics co-ordinator will work closely with the Commercial and Production divisions in order to optimise the daily, weekly and monthly delivery plans.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Planning, scheduling and processing all KSO deliveries nationally and internationally through own fleet an 3rd party providers
• Optimising routes to maximise efficiency and drive down costs
• Providing solutions and contingency plans for encountered or expected delivery issues
• Work closely with our haulage providers to maximise performance and drive efficiency
• Communicate with sales and production to ensure plans are achievable
• Process all relevant transport documents and Dangerous Goods documentation
• Importing & Exporting Goods

SKILLS, EXPERIENCE & ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED

• Experience in planning and coordinating deliveries using 3rd party haulage providers (international experience an advantage)
• Excellent communication skills
• KPI driven with a proven track record of optimisation
• Meticulous attention to detail
• Experience with continuous improvement
• A good working knowledge of other transport and logistics systems e.g. Fleetboard (vehicle tracking) and Paragon.
• Good computer skills including Microsoft office
• Ability to maintain control in a busy, fast paced working environment
• Good at prioritising and able to delegate when required
• Professional appearance, represents the business well at all times