Logistics Planning Assistant

  • Location
    Washington, Tyne And Wear
  • Salary
    £ 22000 - £ 24000 / Year
  • Category
    Transport & Logistics - Transport Admin
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Transport and Logistics
  • External Reference
    JN-112019-104702

Adecco Sunderland has a fantastic opportunity to join a well-established company as a Logistics Planning Assistant on a Full time and permanent basis based in Washington.



My client offers a competitive salary of £22,000 to £24,000 depending on experience

The role will involve:



  • Interacting with customers to negotiate operational parameters.

  • Planning drivers' routes to comply with legislation.

  • Ensuring issues are quickly resolved is also part of the role.



Key responsibilities include:



  • Maintaining department KPI's

  • Covering logistics office team holidays

  • General administration which includes producing and checking paperwork for drivers and customers to ensure content is accurate.



Skills and abilities required include:



  • Microsoft Excel (be confident managing reporting and data using intermediate functions like Pivots and Lookups)

  • Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal

  • Problem solving

  • Team working in a busy

  • Be able to work in a pressurised environment

  • Possess good financial awareness.



This is an exciting and challenging role, and should you feel you have the skills and are happy with the location then please feel free to apply.

Adecco UK are an equal opportunities employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Kirstie Hudson