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Transport Planner

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorTransport & Distribution, Warehousing & Distribution
Salary£25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Town/CityWest Yorkshire
LocationsWest Yorkshire, Yorkshire & Humber
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesTransport Jobs
Date Posted09 October 2017

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Our client requires an experienced CPC qualified Transport Planner to join their operation during an exciting period of growth. In summary you will be responsible for:
  • Scheduling and planning routes and ensuring route optimisation and effective use of all company vehicles
  • Ensuring company compliance of all transport policies, legislation and procedures at all time

Client Details

Leading manufacturing business based in West Yorkshire requires a CPC Qualified Transport Planner to join their operation based in West Yorkshire.


Key Duties:

  • To answer queries and enquiries from both external customers and internal communications
  • To ensure the transport department support the business objectives of delivering a quality product on time every time
  • To develop and maintain excellent working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • To strengthen client relationships and ensure the successful continuance of business operations
  • To communicate with customers about issues or queries and support the resolution of such
  • To communicate essential department requirements and objectives to reporting team
  • To be responsible for the overall planning of the Transport Operation
  • To oversee Transport Operations by being readily available to provide support and assistance where necessary and/or instructed
  • To work to improve the working environment and business processes of Transport Operations


To be considered you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Previous experience of working as a Transport Planner with the CPC qualification
  • Good knowledge of the UK road network
  • Good knowledge of the Road eye system
  • The ability and knowledge to run the company operator’s license
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • Focus on the delivery of a quality service
  • Good teamwork and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and direct the staff team
  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills with experience of analytical work would be an advantage
  • The ability to either work on own initiative, supervising the team and supporting prioritisation of task
  • The ability to demonstrate effective time management, prioritise own tasks and manage own workload
  • To ensure all work is completed in a timely and accurate manner with proven experience of adhering to deadlines

Job Offer

The successful candidate will be offered a salary of up tp £30,000 experience dependent.

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