Transport Planner

Avonmouth Permanent £27,000 - £30,000
  • Development and Progression Opportunities
  • National Market Leader

About Our Client

My client is in the Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain sector. They are a leading distributor with a strong network across the UK.

Job Description

The Transport Planner in Avonmouth will be responsible for...

  • Plan all relevant customer deliveries utilising the software available to the site to ensure delivery windows are met
  • Liaise with the driver in relation to delays and deal with an issue accordingly
  • Liaise with the customer in relation to delays and possible issues with deliveries
  • Develop back haul lanes with both MDS depots and 3rd party customers whilst maintaining fleet utilisation
  • Source local agency drivers as and when required in line with the PSL
  • Source local sub contractors when required
  • Ensure loads meet safety standards
  • Download drivers cards for analysis
  • Manage drivers start dates are adhered to

The Successful Applicant

The Transport Planner must have...

  • Experience working within a busy transport office
  • Knowledge or drivers hours, tachograph and TWD legislation
  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement
  • Team Player
  • Good Communication Skills
  • IT Literate

What's on Offer

The Successful Candidate will receive...

  • A salary of up to £30,000 depending on experience
  • Monday to Friday 11am-8pm shifts
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • 20+8 Days Holiday
  • Healthcare Cashback
  • Employee perks
Victoria Hicks
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+44 117 906 5527

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Victoria Hicks
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5527
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