United Kingdom, Bristol
Job Title: Transport Planner
Salary: Up to £26,000
Hours: Rotational shift Week 1 = 0700hrs - 1600hrs Week 2 = 1000hrs - 1900hrs
Benefits: 25-days annual leave plus statutory bank holidays, pension scheme, Car Parking + Others
My Client is the largest independent Freight Forwarding Company in the UK. Family run and owned since 1870. Top Track 250 Companies awarded by Sunday Times.
The Transport Planner will be required to be an efficient, competent, and committed member of Transport team, working collaboratively with physical operations and Hauliers to deliver the shared aim of consistently excellent service delivery for our customers.
Maximum effect across Transport to achieve the key objectives of the role.
Understand the role of UK Transport team.
Build strong, collaborative relationships with our customers putting their best interest at the forefront, delivering consistently high levels of customer satisfaction.
Working knowledge of UK Hauliers to drive business performance.
Understanding metrics, multidrop planning and transport import environment.
Liaising with drivers
Covering South West Region
Overseeing 3rd party sub-contractor
The suitable candidate will have:
Transport Office and transport planning Experience
Meet/Greet Drivers & organising paperwork.
2 year's years experience in a busy Transport Office
IT Literate with good knowledge of excel
Good command of the English language and grammar