Freight & Transport Planner

Swadlincote Permanent £26,000 - £32,000
  • A market-leader in global oil & tanker road transportation
  • Searching for an experience freight planner in Derbyshire.

About Our Client

My client focuses on distributing imported oil & gas tanker services nationally across the country. Based in Swadlincote, Derbyshire, the company has report large scale grow in both revenue and profits over the last half-decade. They are now looking to expand their operation and bring on board like-minded individuals.

Job Description

The successful Freight & Transport Planner will report directly into the Head of Shipping & Planning and will be responsible for the following areas:

  • Planning the imported distribution of oil & gas (tankers & containers) across the UK delivery network.
  • Build economical transport loads for the network from a trunking and delivery perspective
  • Assist in negotiating rates with both customers and transport providers
  • Focus on providing efficiency's within the shipping & transport network, in order to maximise profits
  • Aim to plan for around 150 container & tanker loads each week
  • Successfully plan a large EU shipping & transport network

The Successful Applicant

As a Freight & Transport Planner you will ideal have the following skills to fulfil the vacancy. You will also be easily commutable of Swadlincote, Derbyshire:

  • International Shipping & Planning Experience (either domestic transport planning or freight shipping internationally)
  • Experience planning transport networks with over 100 movements per-week.
  • A flair for customer service
  • Experience of working to deadlines in a logistics environment
  • A willingness to learn and a drive to succeed.

What's on Offer

  • £26,000-£32,000
  • Company bonus scheme - up to 15%
  • Private healthcare on offer with longevity of service
  • 5 weeks paid holiday per year
Reece Clarke
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Phone number
+44 115 934 8692

Job summary

Network Modelling
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Reece Clarke
Consultant phone
+44 115 934 8692
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