Traffic Operator

ACS Recruitment
14 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Role: Traffic Operator Salary: Competitive Location: Liverpool A fantastic opportunity has arisen in a flourishing transport company based in Liverpool. The purpose of the role is to be is responsible for ensuring the physical movement of haulage runs smoothly by arranging any transport for customers. Main Responsibilities Ensuring the load is viable, calculating all costs and contacting hauliers, brokers, shipping agents and customers agreeing rates to maximise profitability. Arranging any necessary documents and is in charge of the quality assurance and safe arrival of any goods. Be in constant communication with suppliers and receivers to coordinate loads effectively, ensuring that Proof of Delivery documents are received as soon as possible. Be responsible to ensure jobs are correctly logged and any issues are liaised with the appropriate people to ensure SLA's are met at all times. Ensure that company objectives are on the forefront of your daily operations helping the Company to achieve its goals Work closely with finance, accounting and other departments, reporting directly to the director of Traffic. Be completely customer focused always offering the highest level of customer care to both suppliers and purchasers. Key skills Experience in the logistics and a good level of numeracy and literacy. Strong communication skills as the job centres on liaising between customers and suppliers and other departments within the logistics industry. Organisation and attention to detail even when under pressure and working to deadlines. You must also have strong IT skills in both Microsoft Office and an understanding of any other Logistics systems that are required since Traffic Operations is very much a computer orientated job. Outstanding telephone manner is a must. This job was originally posted as