Planning Support Fixed Term
Avonmouth, United Kingdom
We are looking for an individual to join our dynamic and fast paced team in Avonmouth on behalf of Kuehne+Nagel Drinks Logistics. KN Drinks Logistics is a wholly owned business within the KN group, providing a national platform for the distribution of drinks and associated services to retail outlets across the UK. The successful candidate will be part of the busy secondary planning team with the responsibility for all the South team administrative tasks which include liaising with internal & external customers regarding emergency orders, new customers and change of delivery preferences. This is a development role and the candidate will have the opportunity to train as a full route planner. The position will be based at Avonmouth Transit Point and is fixed term for 15 months.
Your Tasks and Responsibilities
Use the paragon route planning software to execute multi drop plans Adherence to 20+ external contract partner contractual agreements Developing strong links with both internal and external customers to the business Ability to Influence key operational managers Initiating and implementing new initiatives for continuous improvements to both operational and service processes To complete South planning customer queries within 24 hours or receipt Main point of contact for Contract partners and depots Complete KPI reports & archiving using Excel and internal spreadsheets
Your Skills and Experience
Communication Excellent communication and organisational skills Team working ability to work as part of a team Strong geographical knowledge linked to planning solutions PC Skills LES, SAP, Excel & Word & knowledge of Vehicle routeing, executing and scheduling packages Continuous Improvement ability to question, challenge and improve upon existing processes Resilience ability to keep calm under pressure Analytical skills ability to understand numerical planning data and carry out what if scenarios Resilience ability to keep calm under pressure
What youll get:
If you would like to become a valued member of our team then we will also make sure that youre rewarded for your commitment and expertise. We are offering a competitive salary and the opportunity to join the contributory Kuehne+Nagel pension plan and benefit from our Route 2 Rewards scheme which offers discounts and savings on a wide range of high street or internet goods and services.
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With over 82,000 employees at some 1,300 locations in over 100 countries, the Kuehne + Nagel Group is one of the worlds leading logistics companies. Its strong market position lies in the sea freight, airfreight, contract logistics and overland businesses, with a clear focus on high valueadded segments such as ITbased integrated logistics solutions.
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Reference Number: GB09189
Posted 10 days ago