My client is a very well established and reputable concern who markets agricultural products. They are seeking to employ a Logistics Scheduler with a Logistics qualification and 1 - 2 years experience.
Duties will include:
Executing on contract terms and conditions
Stock as well as quality control
Managing and executing import and export documents
Negotiating rates with transporters
Adding new transporters and updating insurance
Develop relationships with transporters and clients
Compile transport contracts
Follow-up with trucks to determine ETA
Keeping clients informed regarding status of cargo
Daily admin function
Weekly planning of truck movements and delivery
After hours contact with all relevant parties, 7 days a week.
Relevant logistics qualification
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines