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Assistant Transport Planner

Assistant Transport Planner | P&O Ferrymasters #Fulltime #PermanentJob

Zeebrugge, Flandres, Belgium

P&O Ferrymasters is a leading player in the European transport and logistics sector. With over 20 strategic locations in 13 countries, we provide tailored transport, logistics, and supply chain solutions across road, rail, and sea.

To strengthen our team in Zeebrugge, we are looking for an enthusiastic

Assistant Transport Planner

Job Description

You will be part of a highly dedicated and professional team responsible for delivering the highest quality service to an international customer base.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the correct handling of all transport orders from P&O Ferrymasters' customers, linked to administrative and operational activities

  • Supporting in maintaining a correct and timely communication flow between Customer Service and carriers

  • Proper handling of all transport orders

  • Assisting in combining loads to optimize loading capacity, taking into account loading/unloading locations, customer preferences/requirements, specific load characteristics, and combined loading regulations

  • Providing support in recalculating dimensions, capacity, floor area, and volume to achieve maximum efficiency within legal standards

  • Communicating with drivers

  • Ensuring all changes, delays, additional costs, and/or emergencies are reported to the Customer Service department, which informs the customers

  • Providing support in determining which loads can be handled by our own fleet and which loads need to be chartered, to achieve an optimal balance for our fleet

  • Assisting in reducing miles by combining loads and searching for repositionable loads

Your profile

  • You have at least 2 years of specific work experience in a logistics role, preferably planner-related

  • You are a true team player and are detail-oriented

  • Very good knowledge of Dutch and English

We offer

At P&O Ferrymasters, we offer an attractive package that matches your experience and position. Additionally, we provide other benefits such as a company pension, travel benefits on P&O Ferries, an employee assistance program, and a well-being program for employees, including opportunities for personal and professional training and development. We

strive to create an environment where employees can reach their full potential.

Do you have what we're looking for? And does this sound like the perfect opportunity for you? Apply for this opportunity now!

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