First Choice Staff
£20,000 per annum
01 Aug 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

TRANSPORT PLANNER - 2pm - 10pm Shift

£20,000 - £25,000 - Immediate Start Available, Temporary Contract

Previous Transport Planning experience an advantage not necessary

We are recruiting for a TRANSPORT PLANNER to join a busy and fast paced International Freight Traffic & Transport environment, Planning & Routing UK Transport movement, from local collections and deliveries to nationwide trunking.

Hours of work Monday to Friday 2.00 -10.00pm though needs to be flexible, commencing on a Temporary basis, (minimum of 3 month) possibly leading to a Permanent position for the right candidate.

The TRANSPORT PLANNER role will be responsible for handling day to day Transport operations;

  • Liaising with Drivers, Warehouse personnel and Customers
  • Arranging collections and deliveries
  • Routing vehicles & planning trailer loads
  • Making bookings with 3rd party Transport providers,
  • Updating the in-house Transport system,
  • Pre-advising of deliveries and rescheduling missed deliveries,
  • Briefing and debriefing drivers etc.
  • Chasing POD’s and raising/checking Manifests
  • Completing all Transport Administration and Transport Customer Service.

Offering an immediate start! We require a TRANSPORT PLANNER who has gained experience of working within Transport Planning & Transport operations, who is immediately available for employment and possesses excellent communication and customer service skills.