Transport Planner

Hereford Permanent £30,000 - £35,000
  • Great opportunity to join a growing family run business
  • Training offered for the right individual

About Our Client

My client is a growing Retailer who are based within the Hereford area. They are within the Logistics Distribution and Supply chain sector.

Job Description

The Key Responsibilities for the Transport Planner will be;

  • Reporting to the Warehouse & Distribution business
  • Produce a daily transport plan that is both practical and achievable ensuring minimal cost and maximum profitability.
  • Plan to ensure that customer service criteria requirements are always met.
  • Assign drivers as appropriate to meet collection/delivery schedules.
  • Ensure that the plan is clearly communicated to all necessary parties and maintain regular contact with both internal and external customers.
  • Liaise very closely with the Warehouse and Transport teams to achieve the most effective plan.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Transport Planner;

  • Experience of working in Transport Planning or Administration.
  • Analytical skills.
  • Great UK Geographical knowledge
  • Good general PC skills.
  • Good geographical knowledge.
  • Good verbal communication skills.
  • Able to work under pressure in a time critical environment.
  • Ability to communicate at all levels with both internal and external customers.
  • Reliable, enthusiastic and flexible in approach.
  • Working knowledge of Paragon would be advantageous although full training will be given.
  • Will include an element of weekend working in peak periods

Working Hours are 11:00pm - 19:00pm Monday to Friday

This role is based in Hereford , it would be a great opportunity for anyone who is looking to start or rejoin their career in Logistics or a Transport Administrator looking to progress their career.

What's on Offer

For the successful Transport Planner you will receive;

Salary - £30,000 - £35,000

Annual Bonus

£800 allowance p/a

Holidays 25 + Bank Holidays

Government Pension

Laura Frost
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Phone number
+44 117 906 5521

Job summary

3pl Commercial Management
Transport & Distribution
Contract type
Consultant name
Laura Frost
Consultant phone
+44 117 906 5521
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