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Job Title

Transport Planner

RecruiterMichael Page Procurement & Supply Chain
Industry SectorTransport & Distribution, Warehousing & Distribution
Salary£25,000 to £28,000 per annum
LocationsSouth East (Excl London), West Sussex
Contract TypePermanent
Job CategoriesTransport Jobs
Date Posted07 November 2018

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My client is recruiting for a Transport Planner to work within their busy transport office. Working Monday-Friday alternate shift change on a week rotation (10pm-7am, and 6am-3pm). The successful candidate will be responsible for planning a dispatch of 300-500 pallet deliveries daily and utilising up to 37 vehicles from vans to 44t HGVs.

Client Details

Distribution business


Key Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:

  • To answer the telephones in a timely and appropriate manner

  • Correct utilisation of staff and vehicles using the company diary sheet/Planner

  • To route all inbound pallet deliveries ensuring routes are both achievable and vehicles are used to best efficiency, maintaining and updating any amendments throughout the day so the information is live for all to access

  • Deal with drivers queries appropriately, and ensuring driver’s collections and deliveries are completed to schedule

  • Complete a daily warehouse/held freight checks to ensure all service agreements are met

  • Deal with customer queries and complaints effectively, ensuring that goodwill is maintained

  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with our customers, other depots and our staff

  • To accurately prepare administration within set time frames required

  • To carry out other tasks that may be required for the company from time to time

  • Adhere to health and safety policy, and other requirements relating to care of equipment

  • At least 2 years transport planning experience ideally within a general haulage.
  • Load planning experience.
  • Driver management experience.
  • Must be able to work dynamically within a team.
  • Experienced with EXCEL and have worked on a TMS.
  • Manual planning experience would be ideal.
  • Must be able to work this shift pattern

    (10pm-7am, and 6am-3pm).

Job Offer

A salary between £25,000 and £28,000 dependant on experience.

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