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  • Location:

    Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Logistics & Customer Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £28000 - £33000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Oliver Williams

  • Contact email:

    oliver.williams@pod-talent.com

  • Job ref:

    14198/001_1635770387

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-12-01

Pod Talent are super pleased to be working with an award-winning supply chain logistics company who are looking for a Network Planner to join their growing team in Basingstoke!

In this role, you will be responsible for planning the collection and onward delivery of food and beverage orders on behalf of some of the largest retail clients in the UK, building great professional relationships with warehouse and transport providers and customers.

This is an excellent opportunity for a growing supply chain & logistics talent to join a renowned global 3PL and freight business and drive continuous improvement in an already best-in-class transport model.

Responsibilities

As the Network Planner, you will…

  • Plan cost-efficient collection and onward delivery of fresh and ambient food products through to receipt by some of the UK's biggest retailers

  • Utilise available resources and find new solutions to optimise the company transport network

  • Build lasting relationships with transport and warehouse providers, as well as internal stakeholders and the end B2B customer

  • Learn and develop to continuously drive efficiency in cost and profit

Requirements

In order to succeed in this role, you will need…

  • 1-3 years' experience in a similar logistics/3PL/freight forwarding role

  • Excellent problem solving ability and capacity for thinking outside the box

  • Very strong Excel skills and the ability to manipulate large data sets

  • Self-reliance and autonomy

  • Great communication skills with customers and transport/warehouse personnel

  • Passion and enthusiasm!

Are you looking for your next opportunity? Does this looks exciting? Let me know by applying or sending a CV to oliver.williams@pod-talent.com!

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.