Role details

Transport Planner

East Riding of Yorkshire   •   £25,000 - £30,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Transport Planner
  • Based in East Yorkshire

About Our Client

My client is a wholesaler business focused on general merchandise items.

Job Description

  • The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be flexible around working hours and flexible to work weekends when needed.
  • The candidate will be required to plan a fleet of vehicles, allocate daily jobs to drivers and ensure all deliveries are made on time.
  • Ensure that all aspects of Health & Safety are adhered to, including H&S induction and training, operating procedures, near miss reporting and emergency procedures.
  • Ensure that all administrative tasks associated with the operation, including work sheets, tachograph records, payroll records and holiday rotas, are maintained up to date.
  • Promotion of a good working relationship with both internal and external customers.
  • Deputise for the Transport Manager during periods of absence and carry out other reasonable tasks as the company may require from time to time.

The Successful Applicant

To be considered for the role of Transport Planner you must possess:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Proactive and forward thinking
  • Knowledge of drivers hours and tachograph regulations.
  • Computer literate with experience of the Microsoft Office package.
  • Good telephone manner
  • Ability to be both pro-active and reactive and adapt quickly to changing situations as a result of both internal and external factors.

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will receive a salary of between £25,000 and £30,000.

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