Transport Planner

Location
St. Helens
Salary
GBP21000 - GBP23000 per annum +
Posted
20 Feb 2018
Closes
20 Mar 2018
Ref
13899068/001
Contact
Kieran Grundy
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Transport Planner role will be based in St. Helens working on a Monday - Friday basis. They will be accountable for ensuring all routes are cost effective and in line with legislation.

Client Details

A well known General Haulier that have a number of sites across the UK.

Description

The role of the Transport Planner:

  • Route planning for a fleet of Artic's and Rigid's
  • Monitoring driver locations and providing customers with up to date delivery information
  • Debriefing drivers following runs
  • Ensure maximum efficiency is gained from all routes
  • Work alongside a team of planners reporting into the Transport Manager

Profile

The Successful Transport Planner:

  • Experience of working within a busy Transport office either as a planner, supervisor or coordinator
  • ADR, general haulage and pallet network experience
  • A comprehensive understanding of WTD
  • A strong understanding of Microsoft Excel and Outlook
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Great telephone manner
  • An excellent grasp of UK road transport network
  • Strong customer service skills

Job Offer

Salary: £21,000 - £23,000

Hours: Monday - Friday (days)