Transport Route Planner

Location
Chiswick
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
11 Sep 2017
Closes
11 Oct 2017
Ref
13857201/001
Contact
Matthew Ellison
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Page Personnel Logistics are currently looking to recruit a Transport Route Planner for our client based in Chiswick, West London. This is an exciting opportunity where you will be in an area of high growth activity and where you will join a new generation of transportation control tower, in direct contact with the customers and providers.

Client Details

Our client are a European haulier who manage a contract with a well known foods brand.

Description

In the role of Transport Route Planner you will be responsible for the following:

  • Communicate transport orders to carriers respecting the commitments of the specifications and the transport plan
  • Follow the loading operations.
  • Take the appointment of delivery to recipients by phone, mail or web portal.
  • Managing the modifications of transport orders
  • Check the proper carriers inputs into TMS
  • Monitor transport costs
  • Maintain service and budget of each transport flow
  • Update and management of carriers on their performance (KPIs / Meetings)
  • Ensure the release of anomaly blocked orders in the systems of logistics providers.

Profile

The ideal candidate will have strong academics and have worked within a similar role where you will have developed a good knowledge of road transport activity and legislation in Transport. In addition you will demonstrate rigor, dynamism and customer focus. Candidates would benefit from experience of using SAP but it is not essential.

Job Offer

You will receive a competitive salary and befits. As the company is looking to establish itself further within the UK market you will have realistic opportunities for progression.