JOB TITLE: Dispatch Controller


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Birmingham
Job Reference : 11201SB Job Category : Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 11/12/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £15000 - £17000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Dispatch Controller Location:Birmingham Salary: £15-17k The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Dispatch Controller to organise product delivery for an automotive parts supplier based in Kings Norton, West Midlands.


Job Description

Job Title:Dispatch Controller
Location:Birmingham
Salary: £15-17k

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Dispatch Controller to organise product delivery for an automotive parts supplier based in Kings Norton, West Midlands.
Reporting to the Depot Manager the main duties of the role include:
*organising work for the picking and driving teams
*continually looking to improve delivery statistics
*maintaining excellent levels of customer service
*conducting reviews of delivery zones with Depot Manager to ensure maximum efficiency
*picking over 300 orders per day and organising over 200 drops
*ensuring vehicle maintenance checks are conducted

Hours will be 7.30am to 5pm Monday to Friday and alternate Saturday's 8.30-12.30.

The Candidate
Previous experience within a busy logistics company is essential, preferably within the motor trade. As a successful Dispatch Controller you must be able to demonstrate experience of working to tight schedules in a very busy environment. Previous keyholder responsibility is required. South Birmingham and Solihull knowledge is desired as most deliveries occur around that area.


The Client
Our client is a well-established company with depots spread throughout the UK. Following the implementation of a new business strategy over the past 12 months, they are aiming to become more commercially focused and offer great career prospects for the right candidates.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.


Job Keywords

Dispatch Controller; Automotive; Motor; Logistics; Birmingham



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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