Router

Recruiter
Certas Energy UK Limited
Location
Plymouth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Expires
21 Jul 2017
Router - Plymouth We currently have a vacancy for a Router working for our Plymouth depot. Responsible for the routing of rigid trucks as directed by the Area Operations Manager, with day-to-day liaison with the depot operations and sales teams at the allocated depots within the region. They are responsible for routing volume whilst optimising the utilisation and costs. Responsibilities - To manage the routing operational activity of vehicles in close liaison with the Regional Operations Manager. - To be aware of the regional geographical area in which they are routing. - To understand the working time directive. - Reconcile daily deliveries against plan and optimise at all times - Responsible for maintaining and updating static master data on logistical routing tool - Responsible for updating and maintaining current truck and driver availability on it system - As part of routing team, needs to ensure adherence and compliance to HSEQ policies throughout the region - Liaise with Ops, drivers, sales and depots as required re. delivery issues, LOB's etc. - Need to liaise with Ops Managers to schedule truck servicing against a regional plan. - Maintains clear and effective lines of communication with the rest of the business to the advantage of both internal and external customers and the business as a whole - Achieve all assigned transport KPI's - liaising with Ops personnel (i.e. Regional Operations Managers, Regional Operations Support Managers, HSE team etc.) to achieve this. - Focus on ensuring the actual v planned volumes, KM's, and driver hours achieve budget / target - Operate within transport cost budgets for the region month on month, year on year - Communicate with internal departments on a regular basis ensuring the desired levels of customer service are met Skills and Experience: - Knowledge of / previous work within the fuel distribution industry is desirable - Knowledge of EU driving hours / WTD is an advantage - Good organisation skills and ability to prioritise - Good listening skills - Excellent communicator - High degree of self-motivation - Resilient, persistent and tenacious - Ability to manage change effectively is essential. The successful candidate will be offered the position on Certas Energy terms and conditions of employment. Shortlisted candidates will be notified within 2 weeks after the closing date. If you are not contacted, you should assume that you have not been shortlisted Certas Energy Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer