Operations Controller

British Steel
08 May 2024
04 Jun 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

What you need to know about the role
Your role will be to control, monitor and develop the safe, secure and timely operation of external transport services to export markets on behalf of British Steel.To plan, operate and monitor the transport and shipping service for products, covering all aspects of the shipping process from order acknowledgement to delivery to customers

You will to control handling, loading , storage, protection and delivery of product to prevent damage or loss and maintain prime status in accordance with handling guidelines. To co-ordinate and develop the cost effective distribution of finished steel products into export markets, controlling shipping costs against budget and plan, ensuring that AP transport costs are achieved or bettered.

Your role will be responsible for timely and accurate ship finalisation, document distribution and retention.To ensure that any steel stocks held in export hubs or sites are controlled effectively and that all on forwarding arrangements meet customer requirements.

Teamwork, Knowledge and broad experience of transport operations and supply chain processes with specific knowledge of Long Products is preferred

What we need to know about you
We re looking for a team player who is detail oriented with a drive for results.

You should be educated to NVQ level or equivalent in a business or logistics discipline, a degree in business or logistics is desirable.

Process and product knowledge is required along with IT/Systems knowledge. The ability to build effective relationships through communication with customers and suppliers is crucial.

What we can offer you
We know our employees are our greatest asset and alongside the great benefits packages we offer, we continue to invest in their careers by providing a huge range of training and development opportunities.

Whatever your stage in life, you'll find a range of benefits to complement your work-life balance. The benefits you'll enjoy include:

  • Defined contribution company pension scheme
  • 27 Personal Holidays + Statutory Bank Holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • A comprehensive Company sick pay scheme
  • Health Cash Plan via our partnership with Simplyhealth
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Standby and call-out payments
  • Family friendly benefits including maternity, paternity and adoption leave

What you need to know about us
Here at British Steel we re undertaking the biggest transformation in our history and you could play a vital role. Our new owners have invested GBP330 million in just 3 years to improve our operations. And further major investments are planned as we focus on building a clean, green and sustainable future for British Steel. People are at the heart of our exciting plans and we re looking for more talented colleagues to drive our journey to net zero. Are you up for the challenge? Apply now!