Route Scheduler

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Work type: Permanent - Full Time
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Manufacturing/Operations, Logistics/Procurement


Your Impact

Embark on an exciting journey with Asahi Beverages, Australia's largest beverage company. We're seeking a dynamic individual to join our team as a Route Scheduler. This role is at the heart of our day-to-day transport operations, working closely with internal and external stakeholders to ensure efficient and effective delivery planning.


As a Route Scheduler, you will play a crucial role in designing transport plans using cutting-edge software to meet safety, service, and transport expectations. Your responsibilities will include order processing, delivery and shipment creation, truck type allocation, customer time slotting, and customer service reporting. Join a team where your expertise will be vital in ensuring the seamless execution of last mile transport operations.


Please note: The successful candidate will need to be available to work from Sunday-Thursday between 10am-6pm. This is a hybrid working opportunity with 2-3 days required in the office per week.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with the Customer Interaction Centre to process urgent orders promptly.
  • Manage specific customer requirements, account setups, failed orders, complaints, and missed deliveries.
  • Provide feedback and support to transport companies to enhance operational efficiency.
  • Process return orders and address stock availability issues in collaboration with relevant stakeholders.
  • Coordinate stock allocation according to customer requirements.
  • Compile loads for transport planning, organising daily shipments for efficient deliveries.
  • Collaborate with territory and/or account managers to optimise delivery routes.
  • Coordinate booking times with customers and transport providers for achievable routings and level loading.


About You:

Join us if you're ready to make a significant impact in the field of transport planning. The ideal candidate will:

  • Have experience in last-mile transport planning and route scheduling.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in using transport planning software.
  • Possess excellent communication skills to liaise effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Be detail-oriented and capable of managing multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Bring a customer-centric approach to problem-solving.


Why Us?

Asahi Beverages is one of the leading beverage companies in Australia and New Zealand with a rich and varied history. Comprising some of Australia and New Zealand’s most loved brands, the company’s Regional Hub is based in Melbourne with three Business Divisions - Asahi Lifestyle Beverages (formerly Schweppes Australia), Carlton & United Breweries (CUB) in Australia; and Asahi Beverages NZ and The Better Drinks Co. in New Zealand.  There’s always a great deal going on and opportunities abound for those ready to take them.


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