DFDS Logistics Ghent is looking for a Transport Planner
We are looking for a Transport Planner to join our Ghent National Planning Team. This job offers a wide variety of tasks.
You will be performing in an experienced team and you will get to know all facets of international transport. Performance of all operational, commercial and administrative tasks in the business related to transport, smoothly and cost efficiently.
Your Main Responsibilities
You will be responsible for processing orders in relevant systems, supporting transport planning mainly executed with charter trucks & DFDS trailers.
You will support daily planning, contributing to obtain the best possible roundtrip, keeping empty running at a minimum.
You will be a point of coordination and contact for customers, hauliers, drivers, shipping departments and warehouse. You will follow up drivers / subcontractors ensuring on-time deliveries.
Additional tasks :
Profile : We are looking for an ambitious and motivated person, who is interested in dealing with Customers and hauliers.
This person has also good communication skills, is a self-starter with good knowledge of Microsoft Office Package. Good knowledge of Dutch, English (and French) is essential.
Soft skills : You have a flexible approach to the working hours (shifts : 06 : 00-14 : 00 & 14 : 00-22 : 00). You have a problem solving mindset / ability to manage conflicting priorities.
You are a Logical thinker and have strong analytical skills, and a head for numbers.