Transport Planner - Head Office

Location
Chiswick
Salary
GBP30000 - GBP35000 per annum +
Posted
23 Mar 2018
Closes
22 Apr 2018
Ref
13908089/001
Contact
Matthew Ellison
Specialist Area
Logistics
Job Level
Planner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

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

Client Details

Our client are a European haulier who manage contracts across Retail, FMCG, Cosmetics, E-commerce and Fashion and are who expanding their presence in the UK market. In this role you will join a small team who work in plant with a well known foods business.

Description

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

  • Communicating transport orders to carriers respecting the commitments of the specifications and the transport plan

  • Take the appointment of delivery to recipients by phone, mail or web portal.

  • Managing the modifications of transport orders

  • Checking the proper carriers inputs into TMS

  • Monitoring transport costs

  • Maintaining service and budget of each transport flow

  • Updating and the management of carriers on their performance

  • Ensuring 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. You will have developed a good knowledge of road transport activity and legislation in Transport. In addition you will demonstrate rigor, dynamism and be customer focussed. Candidates would benefit from experience of using SAP but it is not essential.

Job Offer

You will receive a competitive salary and benefits. As the company is looking to establish itself further within the UK market you will have realistic opportunities to progress your career further.