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Transport Planner

Employer
Undisclosed Company
Location
Wythenshawe, Greater Manchester
Salary
£26000.00 - £30000 per annum
Closing date
11 Mar 2024

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Sector
Driving and Logistics
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time

Transport Planner
Manchester
Mon-Fri 1pm-10pm
Up to £30,000


We have a role available for a Transport Planner to work with our client in Wythenshawe, Manchester.

This is a permanent role working for one of the largest freight forwarding businesses globally.

The role is working on the afternoon shift Monday to Friday with working hours of 1pm-10pm.

We are looking for an experienced transport planner whose focus will be meeting customer requirements with regards to safe and efficient transport of their goods.

Key responsibilities for the Transport Planner:

  • Planning and re-planning of distribution vehicles and routes
  • Utilise vehicle fleet in the most effective way
  • Complete reports/KPI's required
  • Monitor daily transport performance and identify improvement areas
  • Prepare documentation for the warehouse department for loading/offloading cargo to vehicles
  • General administration duties (invoicing; filing; queries; claims; check costs)
  • Communicate internal and external customers, drivers, suppliers, and other offices

Candidate requirements for the Transport Planner:

  • Knowledge and practical experience using transport operating systems
  • Understanding of Drivers Hours & Transport Regulations
  • Experience planning a fleet of subcontracted vehicles
  • Good knowledge of UK geographical areas, motorways, main roads and secondary roads

To apply for this role, please forward your CV.

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