Vacancy Details

We are an equal opportunities employer and pride ourselves on a fair and transparent process. We welcome applications from everyone and if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process please let one of our recruiters know so we can help and advise.

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Logistics Coordinator


Location : Grays
Region : Essex
Posted : Jan 11, 2018
Closing Date : Feb 12, 2018


Logistics Coordinator

We are currently recruiting for Logistic Coordinators to maintain and develop an effective, efficient and productive driver workforce, with focus on delivery of operational excellence, the customer promise and working within allocated budgets and maximising efficiencies. Also to ensure all required administration is effectively and efficiently collated.

The main responsibilities of this role include liasing with the regional operations teams in relation to the delivery tickets, printing and distributing the agreed loads accordingly in order to ensure the highest level of customer service is achieved. Also prioritising where necessary any deliveries that have failed or routes that require adjusting to complete the daily workload.

Working hours for this role are 40 per week, which are based on a rotating shift pattern that includes weekend and evening working.

Benefits provided by Certas include discount schemes, childcare vouchers, pension scheme and holiday buy and sell options. This role provides an excellent opportunity to gain experience and grow within the UKs largest independent retailer of fuels and lubricants.

The main skills and experience we are looking for are:

  • A competent understanding of the working time directive.
  • A competent understanding of the driver’s hour’s regulations.
  • A competent understanding of the vehicles and their operation.
  • Having previously worked within a fuels delivery environment would be advantageous.
  • Previous routing experience would be advantageous.
  • Having worked within an environment where people management is required would be advantageous.
  • Having the ability to identify areas that could be improved for the benefit of the business is desirable.

Company Information

We employ 2,500 colleagues based across our depots around the UK from the highlands of Scotland to the Channel Islands. We recruit sales people to sell our fuel, oils and lubricants as well as drivers to deliver the products to our customers who may be individual home owners, farmers, small or large businesses! Also essential to our business are our management teams and colleagues within, Marketing, HR, Finance, IT, Health and Safety and Legal. In addition, we have a dedicated team of service engineers who work within Team Energy. Key to our success are our people and our learning and development team ensure we can nurture our talent and support colleagues with their aspirations and growth through programmes such as Inspire, our WOW training courses and apprenticeships.

It’s also worth noting we are part of the wider DCC PLC group which is a FTSE 100 company. Being part of the group gives our colleagues opportunities to work alongside other businesses to share best practice and develop into roles across the businesses in the group.

The successful candidate will be offered the position on Certas Energy terms and conditions of employment.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified within 2 weeks after the closing date. If you are not contacted, you should assume that you have not been shortlisted

Certas Energy Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Reference Number : 1304

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