Transport Planner

Recruiter
On Point Executive Search
Location
Stoke-on-Trent
Salary
26000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
14 Sep 2017
Closes
12 Oct 2017
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent

Onpoint Executive Search Ltd are currently seeking a traffic planner for a large successful Transport Company based in Stoke on Trent.

working hours 12pm till 10pm

Role:

To co-ordinate the efficient delivery and collection of full load and groupage freight to each customer/end user on time, using the most efficient and cost effective means available.

Key responsibilities and duties to include:

To assist in the efficient and effective planning of all company vehicles whilst meeting customer expectations and service

Ensure all drivers briefs and de-briefing are completed daily to ensure that all company vehicles are back-loaded where possible ensuring maximum profitability

Ensure optimum vehicle fill is achieved

Monitor delivery performances and ensure this is in-line with company key performance indicators and service level agreement targets

Ability to change traffic planning schedule to accommodate additional business or revise in order to maximise service performance

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced traffic planner to become part of a well-established team.

The suitable candidate will have proven experience in road transport and general haulage operations, and have a resilient character.

The right can candidate will have the following skills:

Certificate of professional competence (preferable but not essential)

Self motivated with strong problem solving skills

Effective IT skills including Excel and Word

Flexible approach to working hours

Driving Licence

This position requires day shifts and night shifts personnel