Tarmac are recruiting for a Senior Shipper for Europe’s largest infrastructure project, HS2. HS2 Ltd will be the UK’s new high speed rail network.
As well as improving capacity, the new scheme will shorten journey times between a number of Britain’s major population centres, boost the economy and create thousands of jobs.
The successful candidate will provide a professional distribution service to HS2 customers, accurately taking their orders and translating them into a distribution schedule that account for the needs of the customer, optimisation of the plant network and most cost effective use of the vehicle fleet.
You’ll use your experience to work flexibly within the sector team, becoming multi-skilled in other roles to meet the needs of the business whilst maintaining consistent rapport and effective working relationships with other team members, plant staff, contract hauliers and customers.
You’ll also assist the sector in providing the best offer for our customers, enhancing their experience and creating more value over our competitors.
In this role you will be responsible for a number of tasks including :
Although permanently based on project site to oversee planned delivery programmes and monitor service levels you will visit other plants in the sector to understand production and technical processes regularly.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate should be able to evidence previous experience and knowledge of boundaries, confidence and accountability in decision making and have the ability to prioritise multiple and sometimes conflicting customer / plant / trucking issues.
Experience of working in a similar role within a large complex multi site business is also desirable. You will be enthusiastic, self-motivated and an organised individual who has a pragmatic and approachable personality.
It is essential that you adopt a conscientious attitude to working safely
You should also possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to develop effective relationships at all levels.
We offer an extensive range of career development opportunities and industry-leading rewards, incentives and benefits.
Some of the range of benefits on offer to employees include :
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Tarmac Trading Limited