transportation planner in auburndale

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job type
contract
salary
US$ 28.50 per hour
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job details

posted
location
auburndale, florida
job category
Other
job type
contract
salary
US$ 28.50 per hour
reference number
435686
phone
954.308.4418
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job description

job summary:

A Fortune 100 organization is looking for a Transportation Planner for a 6 month contract position with experience working with daily shipping load requirements.

Transportation Planner Role Responsibilities:

- Tendering Loads by phone email or TMS system management to Carriers; Use SAP for trip completion and other transportation related duties; Coordinate continuous movements between various customer locations

- Schedule transportation and insure the timely delivery of the companies freight to a multi-regional geographic area.

- Use PC data based products to manage Driver routing schedules plant dock times and to optimize system efficiency and freight costs.

- Work with Carriers on a partnership bases to include exchange of performance reports and on time schedules.

- Communicate with all company locations to manage Fleet movements; communicate Carrier arrival times for lading dock schedules and resolve open issues related to movement of product between locations.

Qualifications:

- At least 3 years' related experience in transportation planning managing loads and working with carriers; Must be comfortable communicating with carriers and have impeccable follow up skills

- Associates Degree in Supply Chain or Logistics or other related field of study preferred but not required

- Must have excellent MS Excel skills; SAP experience is a huge plus or experience using a TMS system (Transportation Management System). Must be detailed and have strong communication skills both oral and written; Must be comfortable communicating with carriers, managers, vendors, etc.

 
location: Auburndale, Florida
job type: Contract
work hours: 8 to 5
education: High School
experience: 3 Years
 
responsibilities:

Transportation Planner Role Responsibilities:

- Collect daily shipping load requirements from multiple sources and locations (IBTs/Purchase Orders/Bill of Lading/ Cooler Services)

- Schedule transportation and insure the timely delivery of the companies freight to a multi-regional geographic area.

- Use PC data based products to manage Driver routing schedules plant dock times and to optimize system efficiency and freight costs.

- Work with Carriers on a partnership bases to include exchange of performance reports and on time schedules.

- Communicate with all company locations to manage Fleet movements; communicate Carrier arrival times for lading dock schedules and resolve open issues related to movement of product between locations.

 
qualifications:

This role is available for immediate consideration and hire. Please contact:

Telli Oconnor - telli.oconnor@randstadusa.com

 
skills: Purchasing/Procurement

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skills

Purchasing/Procurement

qualification

This role is available for immediate consideration and hire. Please contact:

Telli Oconnor - telli.oconnor@randstadusa.com

responsibilities

Transportation Planner Role Responsibilities:
• Collect daily shipping load requirements from multiple sources and locations (IBTs/Purchase Orders/Bill of Lading/ Cooler Services)
• Schedule transportation and insure the timely delivery of the companies freight to a multi-regional geographic area.
• Use PC data based products to manage Driver routing schedules plant dock times and to optimize system efficiency and freight costs.
• Work with Carriers on a partnership bases to include exchange of performance reports and on time schedules.
• Communicate with all company locations to manage Fleet movements; communicate Carrier arrival times for lading dock schedules and resolve open issues related to movement of product between locations.

educational requirements

High School