The packaging standard in the fresh supply chain
Euro Pool System is the market leader in returnable packaging for the fresh supply chain in Europe. Our reusable trays and foldable crates have become the standard in the chain for fresh and packaged food. Each and every day producers, transporters, processing companies and retailers benefit from the advantages of our products. Moreover, we work continuously on the further standardisation and integration of our solutions within our clients’ logistics processes. With a network of approximately 50 service centres in twelve countries we provide optimal reliability, flexibility, sustainability and efficiency throughout the whole chain.

Euro Pool System offers a dynamic working environment for more than 500 employees. We cherish our corporate values, by which we encourage team spirit, personal growth, respect, entrepreneurship and innovation. Euro Pool is a division of the Euro Pool Group, the largest logistics service provider of reusable standard packaging in Europe.

To reinforce our Transport team we are looking for a fulltime

Planner (1 FTE)

Location: Rijswijk, the Netherlands

Purpose of the job

Design and execute the planning in order to complete different transports on time and at the right costs in order to meet the agreements with customers.

Key accountabilities

  1. Organizing planning and transport
    Coordinate the planning and transport processes of the organizational unit in order to create and maintain maximum efficiency.

    Core activities:
    - Design and execute the operational planning.
    - Organize transport and ensure that the transactions are correctly priced.
    - Be the first contact in line for transporters, customers and depots.
    - Actively involved in transporter acquisition and be informed of market prices
    - Follow (price) trends in transport market


  2. Administration
    Execute administrative tasks that are necessary for an effective and efficient transport organization.

    Core activities:
    - Create the transporter as relation in our logistic system with all necessary information.
    - Verify if the transporter has performed the agreed transports and report this to the F&D Planner.
    - Execute administrative tasks linked to transport and follow them up.
    - Ensure proper pallet management.

Knowledge/skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Logistics or equivalent.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English and the language in which country the function resides.

Competences:

  • Ability to withstand stress
  • Planning and organizing
  • Checking progress
  • Verbal communication


For further information about this vacancy please contact the Human Resources Department; Nalynie Biekhram human.resource@europoolsystem.com. All applications will be dealt with in the strictest confidence. #LI-NB