Transport Planner

Hamlin Knight Recruitment Specialists in Human Resources, Office Support and Sales & Marketing
Bermuda Park
£22,000 per annum
01 Sep 2017
12 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Hamlin Knight are currently looking to recruit for an experienced Transport Planner to join a leading Logistics position based in Meriden near Coventry.

Monday - Friday working between the hours of 07.30am - 5.30am.
You will need to work 1 week a month away at various locations but there will not be any over night stays.

As Transport Planner you will work within a team to carry out daily tasks such as planning deliveries and collections to their customers requirements, with a view to combining loads in the most efficient way possible to reduce costs.

Job Responsibilities,

To ensure deliveries and collections are completed are completed on time.
To enforce procedures with the transporters and monitor
To negotiate prices on new and exciting transport lanes
To utilise performance reports to ensure the transporters meet all performance KPIs
To resolve any issues

Skills & Experience required,

A minimum of 1-3 years of transport experience would be advantageous.
Sound Geographical knowledge of the UK
Passionate and demanding about performance by suppliers
Strong communications & presentation skills
Well organised and self-disciplined
To build good working relationships