Transport Planner

Daventry Permanent £27,000 - £30,000 per year
  • Monday to Friday role
  • stable and busy distribution business

About Our Client

Our client is a renowned player in the transport and distribution industry. With a large workforce spanning across the globe, they are committed to delivering exceptional logistics services to their clients. Based in Daventry, they maintain a reputation for quality and reliability, making them a top choice for businesses seeking efficient transport solutions.

The Transport Planner role involves planning and coordinating transport operations for a leading company in the transport and distribution industry. The Transport Planner will be responsible for route planning, liaising with drivers and customers, and ensuring efficient use of resources.

Job Description

The Transport Planner duties and responsibilities are:

  • Planning and coordinating daily transportation operations
  • Optimising routes for maximum efficiency
  • Ensuring compliance with transport regulations and safety standards
  • Communicating with drivers and customers to keep them informed of delivery times
  • Resolving any issues or delays in the transport process
  • Monitoring and reporting on transport costs
  • Keeping accurate records of transport activities
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement of the logistics department

The Successful Applicant

A successful Transport Planner should have:

  • Experience in a similar role within the transport and distribution industry
  • Excellent knowledge of transport regulations and safety standards
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • The ability to work well under pressure

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will receive the following benefits

  • A competitive salary of up to £30,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
  • A pension scheme to secure your future
  • Generous holiday leave to ensure work-life balance
  • A supportive and professional work environment in Daventry
  • An opportunity to be part of a team that values quality and efficiency

Eloisa Ermita
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Phone number
+44 115 948 6405

Job summary

Job function
Transport Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Eloisa Ermita
Consultant phone
+44 115 948 6405
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