• Permanent
  • Redditch
  • Salary: £24-30k

Website redwoodsearch2 Redwood Search Recruitment Agency Redditch

European Logistics Coordinator


Own transport required due to location

£24-30k depending on experience

Monday to Friday 830-5pm

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate a full understanding of the transport forwarding industry and be able to communicate effectively, be highly organised and remain focused under pressure.  Taking control of the management, planning and tracking of movement of goods from A to B using methods of freight such as Hand carry, Airfreight and Road travel to achieve the result for the customer.

Responsible for

  • Managing customer enquiries/orders by phone and email and loading them onto the system as well as booking and tracking shipments
  • Sourcing and communicating with suppliers required for transport
  • Responding to customer enquiries, providing quotations and keeping them updated as to the progress of jobs
  • Closing out job files by obtaining POD and any other required information (Purchase orders, SPTR references etc) and scanning documents onto the system
  • Reviewing routes and suppliers to ensure transport is planned cost effectively and to maximise profitability
  • Ensuring clear and accurate communication with the warehouse so they are aware of returns and outgoing loads and can plan work effectively
  • Ensuring jobs are completed on the system and checked prior to invoicing


  • Must be computer literate including MS Office, email, spreadsheets and databases
  • Good level of numeracy and literacy
  • 5 GCSEs or equivalent
  • CPC (an advantage but not essential)

Job Skills

  • Sound knowledge of the Transport and Freight forwarding industry is highly desirable
  • Account management and development
  • Good communication skills
  • KPI management
  • Second language is an advantage
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise
  • Highly organised with the ability to remain focussed under pressure
  • Flexibility and a team player

Please contact Edward Jukes at Redwood Search Recruitment Agency Redditch for more information




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