Fleet Allocator - Wharf Cartage


Due to growth, a newly created role with a clear route for progression awaits a Transport professional


Your new company
Our client, a mid-market wharf cartage Logistics provider, has continued to grow through these turbulent times as a result of the outstanding service they provide their customers. Having recently invested in new equipment to broaden their offering, they now seek a highly driven Transport professional to join their high performing team here in Melbourne.

Your new role

Reporting to the General Manager, your responsibilities will include:

  • Booking and managing time slots
  • Arrange wharf transport, unpacks, empty returns
  • Scheduling and managing a fleet of 15+ drivers, both in house and sub-contractors
  • Coordinating deliveries to meet customer requirements and achieve DIFOT SLA
  • Developing and maintaining relationship with clients, internal departments, suppliers and drivers
  • Data entry and utilisation of internal systems, including EDI and Onestop



What you'll need to succeed
  • Solid experience in transport allocation
  • Must have experience in wharf transport
  • A strong understand of COR, including fatigue and mass management
  • An understanding of cost levers across an operation, with an ability to increase efficiencies
  • Proficient in EDI and Onestop
  • Side loader experience not essential, but desirable
  • Influential with the ability to build relationships, both internally and externally with customers
  • Organisational skills



What you'll get in return
In return you will be presented with an exciting opportunity to join a family owned business that continues to grow, and embark upon a career that offers a clear pathway to Transport Manager. This is a newly created, permanent role.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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