Distribution Co-ordinator (Ref: 9729)

We have a new opportunity for a Distribution Coordinator at our Gatehead Readymix sales office. If you are looking for a role where you can be proactive and have to think on your feet, this may be the opportunity you crave.

About the role
In this role you will work with a small, close knit team to plan, direct and coordinate the distribution of mini mix loads of concrete to our customers. 

Other elements to the role include:

  • Shipping orders and maximising truck utilisation
  • Producing and following distribution procedures and reports for the business
  • Ensuring all deadlines for various projects and orders are met
  • Ensure profit margins are met by using cost effective transport methods
  • Maintaining accurate data on activity at all times
  • Providing excellent customer service, ensuring all orders, enquiries, queries are dealt with in a timely manner.
  • Dealing with customer service issues, in conjunction with sales team

What will you bring?

  • Proactive in approach
  • Computer literate 
  • Ability to work under own intitative and make decision using common sense, often under time pressure
  • Some geographical knowledge of UK to aid decision making 
  • Confidence in own ability, comfortable collborating with customer and internal colleagues at varying levels of seniority 
  • Ability to manage conflicting priorities and varying workload

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive Salary, bonus and benefits recognizing the contribution you bring
  • Opportunities for Career Progression both at home and abroad
  • An inclusive and safety focused culture with people at the heart of the business

We are committed to building a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.


Why join Aggregate Industries?

To be at the heart of construction, we see our people at the forefront of the construction industry, transforming it into a more sustainable future. We employ highly talented, experienced and motivated people from diverse backgrounds. We have industry-leading capability in innovation, enabling us to anticipate and meet the changing needs of our customers. We are committed to developing strong and positive relationships with the communities we live and work in. LafargeHolcim has a global footprint with leadership positions in the vast majority of its markets and a diversified portfolio with a good balance between mature and developing markets positioned in highly populated areas. 

About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the front line of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 270 sites and more than 3,900 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and supply construction materials, export aggregates and offer national road surfacing and contracting services. 

We’re also a proud member of LafargeHolcim, which is the leading global building materials and solutions company with around 90,000 employees in over 80 countries. It holds leading positions in all regions with a balanced portfolio of developing and mature markets.



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About Aggregate Industries

We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 330 sites and more than 4100 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.