Transport Planner

First Personnel
Holberrow Green
12 Aug 2017
31 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

TRANSPORT PLANNER - Full time, Permanent.

Experience - must;

Have experience of working within a busy transport office.

Be knowledgeable in sourcing loads for a varied fleet of vehicles.

Be IT literate.

Have a commercial understanding and business acumen.

Be used to working to deadlines.

Be knowledge of an automated transport system.

Key Accountabilities;

Efficient planning of loads within the existing fleet.

Sourcing additional work.

Liaising with drivers to ensure jobs are completed correctly.

Assisting the current planners within the team.

Resolve customer query’s and update them with the progress of loads.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a busy general haulage traffic operations team in Redditch This role is vital in supporting and assisting the transport team in the successful and efficient running of the daily operation of the fleet of 35 vehicles reporting to the Operations Manager.

The successful applicant must have experience of planning general vehicles and sourcing work to ensure the most effective routes are planned, whilst delivering high service standards to our customers. The successful applicant must have knowledge of transport legislation and road haulage, good interpersonal skills and excellent organisational skills.

The working hours are 08:00 – 18:00 Monday to Friday with an occasional Saturday

The salary is negotiable depending on experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Transport planning: 2 years