International Forwarding Planning Manager

Recruiter
HR GO PLC
Location
Dover
Salary
Competitive
Posted
29 May 2019
Closes
24 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for an International FTL Operations Manager for a successful client based in the Dover area. Must have at least five years' experience in the haulage/freight forwarding industry, Good understanding of all aspects of fleet & driver management, scheduling/planning, WTD, tachographs. European languages would be an advantage but not essential.

Duties

  • Leading your Team hands on to ensure the continuous sourcing of third-party sub-contractors in Europe (including Freight negotiations)

  • To oversee the training of new staff members in order that they progress to the required level of expertise

  • Profit & Loss responsibility

  • Supervision and control of all aspects of the daily operation of a busy FTL forwarding department daily to ensure that collection and deliveries are carried out as per customers instructions

  • Timely and effective communication between office, customers, sub-contractors and drivers and any other parties involved in the process

  • Using own initiative to make decisions relevant to your area of control

  • Administration

  • Commercial Representation

This is a permanent role and a great opportunity to be part of a well-established company, so if you feel you have the relevant experience then please apply with an up to date CV. If you have not been contacted within a week, you should assume that you have been unsuccessful at this time.