Transportation Coordinator (London, UK)
Transportation Coordinator - (London, UK)
EF Education is the world leader in international education. Our mission is to open the world through education and so far we have helped over 15 million people to learn a language and discover the world. We have fifteen subsidiaries and non-profit organizations, schools and offices in over 50 countries and employs over 43,000 staff and teachers. In today`s increasingly complex and interdependent world our mission is more relevant than ever.
EF International Language Centers is currently looking for an energetic, natural individual for the position of Transportation Coordinator to join our London team. This position will report to the Product Travel Manager for EF International Language Centers and work closely with our local suppliers and schools, as well as our sales offices across Europe and head office in Zürich, Switzerland.
In this role you will be responsible for producing safe, seamless and cost effective transportation solutions to our customers studying in our schools in the UK & Ireland. In addition, your responsibility will also include managing our customer’s arrival experiences including the “Meet & Greet” staff at multiple UK & Ireland border entry points.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Negotiate transportation contracts with local suppliers in UK & Ireland
- Recruit and manage “Meet & Greet” staff at UK & Ireland border entry points
- Plan, consolidate and book cost-effective transportation solutions
- Develop and improve the overall customer experience of arrival and transportation services
Your qualifications & experiences:
- University degree
- Minimum 2 years of work experience within transportation, travel or logistics
- Intermediate to advanced level of MS Excel
- An analytical mind set and excellent problem solving skills
- Capacity of working in a fast-paced and deadline driven environment
The successful candidate should possess exceptional communication skills and strong attention to detail. You are also a deadline driven and self-motivated problem solver with entrepreneurial spirit who likes challenges and believes “nothing is impossible”.
Why work at EF?
We are international. With a global network of offices and schools, EF can offer excellent career opportunities in a dynamic and forward-thinking business with a high degree of independence.
We are entrepreneurial. EF has grown into the largest international education company by hiring people who are street smart and “can get things done”. Our entrepreneurial spirit is at the core of what makes working at EF a ton of fun.
We embrace change. Be prepared to join a flexible organization where no day is the same. We believe that change is key to business success, personal development, and career progression.
For more information on EF and our mission please visit www.ef.com
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