Transport Planner (Network)

Posted 7 November by Wilde Associates
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Transport Planner Network

Responsible to: Transport Manager

Hours; 9am-7pm Monday to Friday

Job Purpose:

My client is a logistics company and is a multi user site

They are looking for an ongoing temporary Network Planner that can start immediately.

Although there is a possibility of a permanent role

Working with the transport team in our busy multi user transport site.

Liaising with, drivers and providing our customers with a first class service through effective planning of pallet network deliveries and adherence to regulations and processes.

Skills & Attributes:

  • Experience of pallet network operations
  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional, helpful & proactive manner
  • Maths & English GCSE (or equivalent)
  • Geographical knowledge
  • Driving license
  • Experience of transport planning
  • Attention to detail
  • Conscientious
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Excellent time management
  • CPC is advantageous

General Duties:

  • To ensure the customer receives a first class service in all communication.
  • To demonstrate a keen eye whilst working under pressure.
  • De-brief all drivers ensuring we keep a tight control on all aspects of the paperwork.
  • Liaise with customers in a professional manner.
  • To plan routes and deliveries in a cost effective way
  • Proactive communication with delivery partners and customers
  • Inputting work into the pallet network system
  • Monitoring deliveries through the network
  • Arranging third party collections
  • Maintain a safe working environment by ensuring you comply with statutory law, company policy & health & safety guidelines
  • Assist in the adherence to Drivers Hours Regulations in accordance with the working time directive.
  • Work within a team of planners, administration staff & drivers, checking time sheets, licenses & qualifications are up to date.
  • Assisting with the daily vehicle log, digital downloads, vehicle accidents, repairs, servicing, cleanliness & maintenance of fleet, ensuring all records are fully up to date & any relevant action is taken.
  • Ensuring quotes, jobs & costings are entered correctly & in a timely manner onto the traffic management system.
  • Ensuring drivers have correct paperwork for deliveries & are aware of any customer requirements

This could become a full time position


  • Pallet network: 1 year (Required)
  • Transport planning: 2 years (Required

Wilde Associates is working in the capacity of an Employment Agency for this vacancy

Reference: 35994252

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